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Theater as an LGBTI empowerment tool

by Fundacion Bogota Social
Theater as an LGBTI empowerment tool
Theater as an LGBTI empowerment tool
Theater as an LGBTI empowerment tool
Theater as an LGBTI empowerment tool

Summary

We propose to explore the potential of the dramatic arts that allow the LGBTI population of the center of Bogota and belonging to the project, to potentiate social skills that allow to improve the confidence, the self-knowledge, the self-esteem and the transfer of corporal techniques to our daily life to mention only some . It seeks to sensitize, to promote the culture of respect and acceptance of the population with sexual orientations and diverse gender identities

$15
total raised
1
donor
0
monthly donors
2
years

Challenge

83% of the LGBTI population in Colombia has been the victim of some kind of discrimination, violence and / or aggression by public and private entities and / or population in general. Within this context, eight out of ten people belonging to this population have been victims of discrimination due to their sexual condition at some point in their lives and seven of this group of eight have suffered some type of aggression (physical, psychological or verbal). for this same cause.

Solution

We seek that the theater be a means of communication to promote the visibility and inclusion of the LGBTI community in the town of Chapinero in Bogota; a space where the LGBTI population can develop without discrimination of any kind their social skills and likewise, show them to the population in general in order to recognize their rights respect for the individuality of being to lower levels of aggression and intolerance towards this community

Long-Term Impact

Empower 300 people belonging to the LGBTI community in the town of Chapinero in the different activities of the project

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

http:/​/​www.fundacionbogotasocial.org

Organization Information

Fundacion Bogota Social

Location: BOGOTA D.C. - Colombia
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @BogotaFund
Fundacion Bogota Social
Fundación Bogotá Social
Project Leader:
Fundación Bogotá Social
BOGOTA, D.C., BOGOTA, D. C. Colombia

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