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Using The Arts For Climate Change

by Community Focus Group (CFG)
Using The  Arts For Climate Change

Summary

Our project uses the arts , this is community theater - Dancing, drama, songs ) paintings , and fashion shows (climate change dressing up)drawings and documentaries to depict the effects of climate change to our community and bring it home, this hard topic is broken down and communities engage and dialogue how to prevent, mitigate the effects of climate change in our everyday life, we hope to reach at least 50 schools , faith based organizations in our community

$25,000
total goal
$24,900
remaining
1
donor
0
monthly donors
4
months

Challenge

Many school going children and adults in our community do not know what climate change is, its effects and how it can be prevented, climate change as a topic is new to many in our community, many lack knowledge and information on climate change yet the effects are all around us

Solution

Our project will use the arts to breakdown and bring home the topic of climate change to both children and adults in our community especially in Embakasi central , Embakasi East and Embakasi West in Nairobi County. They will be able to understand climate change , its effects, how we can prevent it / mitigate its effects in our communities and take responsibility of our environment

Long-Term Impact

The project will educate 10 schools with 1000 children per school using the creative arts We will also educate at least 5000 adults by use of community theater on climate change its effects , prevention and impact and how to mitigate its effects , this will improve the lives of many in the Nairobi county for generations to come

Resources

http:/​/​www.cfgintl.org

Organization Information

Community Focus Group (CFG)

Location: Nairobi - Kenya
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Project Leader:
Pamela Ateka
Nairobi, Kenya
$100 raised of $25,000 goal
 
1 donations
$24,900 to go
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