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Ombetja Yehinga Organisation

Org #64225
Vetted since 2019
2003
year founded
$9,057
raised on GlobalGiving
6
months fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

The Ombetja Yehinga Organisation(OYO) is a Namibian Trust (T109/09) that uses the Arts to create social awareness. All our projects have an Art component (dance, drama, films, publications), all address a social issue (including HIV, teenage pregnancy, gender-based violence, anti-bullying). Most of our projects are in school but we also work with offenders in correctional facilities. OYO believes that children and teenagers need to be reached more than once (to reinforce messages), using exciting mediums (to stimulate their attention) with simple, yet strong messages (to impact on their attitudes and behaviours). OYO suggests interventions to start a dialogue with the schools (whereby schoo... read more

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Philippe Talavera
Philippe Talavera
Team
Philippe R Talavera, Cecilia L Petrus
Organization Information
4 Babie Street
P.O Box 97217
Windhoek, 10020
Namibia
+264 61 254 915
Organization Information
4 Babie Street
P.O Box 97217
Windhoek, 10020
Namibia
+264 61 254 915

Project Reports

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Dec 2, 2019
Continuing reaching out to young Namibians
As you know, the Ombetja Yehinga Organisation (OYO) is a Namibian NGO that uses Arts to create social awareness. We believe that solutions can only be found with young people for young people within a...
Sep 3, 2019
Progress report June - August 2019
The Ombetja Yehinga Organisation (OYO) is a Namibian NGO that uses Arts to create social awareness. We believe that solutions can only be found with young people for young people within a given...
 
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