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About Alida Babel

Was born in Suriname, grew up in Germany, but now in my beloved "Sranankondre".
Originally a filmmaker, I had never forgotten the culinary art of my ancestors and even went into the "unique world" of preparing healthy and delicious food.


Since 2018 chairman of the  Babel Food Resort foundation

1992-1999 studies (film editing) film school "Conrad Wolf"

1999 Director; Documentary film: Berlin in black and white

2000 Director Documentary film: Longing Europe
2001-2008 div. Small self-financed film projects

2008-2012 Head of the canteen of the Fraunhofer Institute in Potsdam Golm


About Wolfgang Jost                                          

Since 1980 actively connected with Suriname.
Since 1992 responsible for development cooperation projects in Suriname
Resident in Surinam since 2004.
Since 2018 Secretary and treasurer of the Babel Food Resort Foundation

Surinam Project Officer of the Institute for Social Projects e.V., Germany
 Member of the Scientific Office

of the Federatie van de Para Plantation, Suriname
After vocational training in painting craftsmanship with master degree, studies in educational sciences, social work / social pedagogy, sociology, psychology and ethnology in Hamburg, Tübingen and Freiburg
Head of the Social Service in the county social office Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald; Responsible for concept and project development in the areas of qualification, employment, alternatives to social assistance, livelihood support and start-up consultancy as well as support for projects and studies.
First Chairman of the DBSH Institute for the Promotion of Social Work e.V., Essen
Development of courses and seminars in the national and international field, organization of conferences and congresses
Accompanying research and practical projects
International contacts and development of projects in development cooperation

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