Saiba Bayo

Born in Senegal, he studied Political Science at the Universitat Autònoma of Barcelona with a specialisation in political analysis and evaluation of public management. He is an Afro-optimistic activist, committed to the struggle for social justice and the education of children through the NGO FASSULO. He works as a consultant in the field of education,…

Abdoulaye Bilal Traore

Senegalese, born in Dakar in 1968, multi-faceted and world traveller. He devotes himself to words, which are part of his soul, after much love and education. He studied in French but writes in Spanish which does not stop him from managing four blogs in four different languages: Wolof, Galician, French and Spanish. He lives in…

Rafael Crespo

Rafael Crespo, historian and anthropologist, is Secretary General of the Center d’Estudis Africans i Intercultural de Barcelona and has extensive teaching and research work experience in centres such as the University Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona, the Universitat Jaume I of Castelló or Universitat Roviri i Virgili of Tarragona.

Nicolás Castellano

Spanish Journalist for Cadena SER specializing in content on migration, cooperation and development. Nicolás has a BA in Journalism from the School of Information Sciences at the Complutense University of Madrid. Since 2000 has worked for Cadena SER. He has been sent especially to natural disasters and humanitarian emergencies, and has reported in many countries.…

Umberto Marín

Umberto Marín was born in Torviscosa (Udine). Committed to African social life, where resided for fifteen years working with several local associations, NGOs and international institutions. On his return to Italy in 2005, he set up Time for Africa, a voluntary association in the field of international cooperation and solidarity with projects related to the…

Javier Mantecón

Specialist in ancient history, heritage, cultural cooperation and Africa, where has lived since 2008.worked in Ghana, Togo, Tanzania, Mali and Niger as well as having traveled to many countries on the continent. Presently he is living in Madagascar where he works promoting the country’s cultural scene while directing the magazine Afribuku, contemporary African culture.

Lucia Mbomio

Lucia-Asue Mbomio Rubio has a degree in journalism from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, MA in international aid and development, and a degree in documentary directing and screenwriting. She won the Golden TP for his work as a reporter in the program `Españoles por el mundo ‘. Currently she travels throughout Spain as a reporter…

Boniface Ofogo

Ofogo Boniface holds a degree in Spanish Philology from the Paul-Valéry University of Montpellier, France and PhD in Philology from the Complutense University of Madrid. Cultural mediator and oral narrator, who has participated in events in more than 24 different countries.