Artistic Activism

Artistic Activism

WEST AFRICAN CREATIVE ACTION TEAM BIOGRAPHIES   KWAME BOAFO (GHANA) Kwame Boafo received a BA Theater Arts at University of Education, Winneba before moving to Shanghai for his Master of Art degree in Intercultural Communication Studies. His research thesis took him to Guangzhou to study on inter/intra socio-cultural relationships between

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Groundbreaking Initiative to bolster shared learning and strategizing by African Activists

ARUSHA, TANZANIA – A group of African human rights activists from across the continent today begin a groundbreaking new programme intended to re-energize them and their struggles. The Activist-In-Residence (AiR) programme, currently in its pilot phase, is a month-long opportunity for the activists to catch their breath, step back and

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Africans Rising Launches Activist-in-Residence Programme

Activists, human rights defenders and civil society leaders face multilevel challenges and barriers that often leave many feeling frustrated as they struggle to achieve their goals and usually, sets one of the path to burn out.
What is most needed in these situations is a chance to catch their breath, step back and take stock of their work in order to emerge re-energized to tackle their challenges in their day-to-day efforts in new ways.