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Carpentry Workshop, March 23, 2016

Carpentry Workshop, March 23, 2016

Alexander Römer, a German artist in residence from Berlin at Nafasi Art Space, facilitated a one day carpeting workshop at the Babawatoto Centre. With the further assistance of two boys from Nafasi Art space the Babawatoto children at the end of the day had built 12 chairs themselves for their centre! And the next day(…)

Public Performance, March 13, 2016

Public Performance, March 13, 2016

During the Global Issues Service Summit (GISS) hosted by the International School of Tanganyika (IST) the Babawatoto kids did a eight minutes acrobatic performance together with IST students. The delegates of GISS came from 18 African countries. The  Association of International Schools in Africa (AISA) Global Issues Service Summit (GISS) motivates and encourages students to(…)

Final Public Show for Mburahati Community, Feb 28, 2016

Final Public Show for Mburahati Community, Feb 28, 2016

Over 1000  visitors of the Mburahati community enjoyed the final show at the end of the Fit for Life project on Sunday, February 28 on the Shoka Ground. This show was done for those who could not attend the festival at Nafasi Art Space. 58 parents were the VIPs invited and they all came to(…)

6th Advocacy Forum, Feb 28, 2016 at Babawatoto Centre

6th Advocacy Forum, Feb 28, 2016 at Babawatoto Centre

Parents and community stakeholders got together for the 6th and last Advocacy Forum of the Fit for Life EU-Project on Sunday after the very successful Children Circus Festival. In the meeting the stakeholders discussed how do we sustain the future activities with the children at the Babawatoto Children and Youth centre. The community praised the(…)

Successful Fit for Life Circus Festival!

Successful Fit for Life Circus Festival!

The festival at Nafasi Art Space welcomed more than 500 visitors, who enjoyed the presentations of the Fit for Life artists from Mburahati and their partners from Bagamoyo (SHADA group), Kigamboni (KCC group),and Ilala (SAFI group). The sewing team of Fit for Life exhibited and sold computer bags, trousers, dresses and handbags to support the(…)