Our history

Al-Samman Foundation for Development and Humanitarian Aid (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 donation,  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.

He 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.