FLT Association

In the Wolof language of Senegal, Fii Laa Tekkee means “I made it here”. The association Fii Laa Tekkee was created by a group of individuals who share a common vision: Break the cycle of climate migration through humanitarian and solidarity actions.

About us

President : Xavier Boymond

Professional photographer, video maker, France and Senegal.

Founder of the Bégué Lodge, humanitarian and solidarity project in the Saloum delta.

Vice President : Alimatou Sarr

Lawyer, NGO project coordinator, Senegal.


Secretary and Scientific Partnerships: Maria Hood

Head of the European office of the G7 initiative on the future of the seas and oceans, Mercator Ocean International, France.

Hygiene and Health Actions : Geneviève Boymond

(Retired) Nurse, France.

International Partnerships and Communication : Susan Williams

(Retired) former Media Relations Officer, UNESCO, France.

Responsible tourism and solidarity : Yvette Evers

Social anthropologist, Save the Children, Netherlands.

Economy and Development : Patrick Chevalier

(Retired) Professor of development economics, President of the association Alimentaire Solidaire ; Member of the Groupement des Educateurs sans Frontières (GREF). France and Senegal.

Expertise in local development, coastal erosion, business management, agri-food value chain, short circuits and online sales.

Web Design: Philippe Cadu

Web designer, photographer, graphic designer, artist, L’éditeur Contemporain.

L’éditeur Contemporain.

Founded in December 2021, the association has 19 members.