Are you an experienced creative activist based in Ghana or Senegal with facilitation and/or teaching experience? Do you want to become skilled in using Artistic Activism as an approach to make a change in your country? Then we invite you to apply for the West Africa Creative Action Team (WACAT) and participate in an exciting new project that aims promote artistic activism in West Africa and engage young people in driving socio-political change.
WHO CAN APPLY?:
This project is open to artistic activists living and working in Ghana or Senegal. Dancers, performers, visual artists, writers, scenarists, rappers, musicians, actors, slam artists, filmmakers, 3D animators and cartoonists are all invited to join the WACAT team! Basically, anyone who has used their creativity and practice for a social and political change can apply! For this small group of facilitators, we are looking for artistic activists who also have experience as facilitators, teachers or trainers.
Enthusiasm and commitment participate (as volunteers) the West African Creative Action Team for 2019.
Experience with art and creative practices
Experience with activism for social change
Experience as facilitators, teachers or trainers.
Being able to communicate both in English and French
Availability to participate in a series of activities starting from May 5-14 2019.