Project of mobilization of young people from low-income communities who spread AIDS information using theatre techniques.
What is the issue, problem, or challenge?
This project targets young people from low-income communities in northeast Brazil and trains them in theatre, puppet theatre, song and dance, and AIDS and STD’s.
How will this project solve this problem?
To search and identify the youths; to select and mobilize the organizations that will participate; to strength the GAPA’s theatre group; and to present the GAPA’s plays in different communities.
Potential Long Term Impact
To mobilize young people from low-income communities to become peer educators in their communities and to spread AIDS information through performances.
Total Funding Received to Date: $2,464
Funding Policy: partial
This project is now in implementation and no longer available for funding. Received funds will be used to accomplish concrete objectives as indicated in the project's "Activities" section. Updates will be posted under the "Project Report" tab as they become available.
Donors' contributions and pledges to this project totaled $2,464 as of Jun 9, 2004. The original project funding goal was $19,800.