The Development and Humanitarian Aid Foundation (ENSAN Aid) “ENSAN” an Arabic word meaning human being).Ensan Aid was founded in 2014 by Dr, Mahmoud A. EL Saman with funding as a big donation, from his own pocket,who wanted, after years of experience in the field of international development programs to devote his life to the humanitarian issues affecting Egypt and west Africa .
In 2017 Dr. Elsamman visited Burkina Faso and met with Burkina Faso’s state ministers and President Kapoori’s adviser.
Dr, Elsaman visited the villages of Burkina Faso and after the visit he decided to establish ENSAN AID/west Africa after he saw the suffering of children and women, where there is hunger, thirst, poverty and disease.
Ensan Aid is a non-profit, non-governmental organization. Our work focuses on high-impact programs to address the pressing issues facing children, women and the disadvantaged in poorer communities to support sustainable development initiatives that seek to find solutions to the growth of the community while promoting the empowerment of girls, women, children and youth who are most in need.
ENSAN Aid foundation has many international and national partners such as the Swiss Agency,Plan International (Us Organization), Coptic Orphans(Us Organization) ,American University in Cairo , South Korea’s Peace Youth Organization,Oldham College in Britain and Drosos Foundation(Swiss foundation) .
ENSAN Aid is a member of a number of regional, national and international networks such as Member of Euro-Mediterranean women’s foundation – African Youth Network , international peace youth group as an affiliate to IPYG and the switchers and The Anna Lindh Euro-Mediterranean Foundation for the Dialogue between Cultures etc