Reflections on the Skills Exchange series of workshops, March-April 2022.
Interviews with visual artists about creation of animations recording stories of former child soldiers in Colombia.
The ImaginingOtherwise project visited the Zeitz Mocaa museum as our final art-activism-educational event for this difficult year. Meet Gomez who is studying engineering and was fascinated by the architecture of the building and reflects on art, representation and politics in his own life
In September 2021, Changing the Story hosted a week-long work placement for a young person through the Arts Emergency Work Placement programme. Over the course of the week, Rachel engagement with the Changing the Story and PRAXIS team, and the wider network of researchers and young artists. We encouraged Rachel to share her reflections in a creative output of her choice, which would take centre stage in Rachel's final day takeover of the CTS Twitter account.
Watch the graduation film ‘El Juego del Encuentro’ (Longing to Return) from Angel Hurtado, visual artist on the ‘Building Trust for Truth-telling among Former Child Soldiers’ project. Angel was also a participant on a University of Leeds student-led project, in which CTS challenged a group of Faculty of Arts and Humanities Liberal Arts students to create two films that highlighted the themes reflected within the work created by young people engaged in Changing the Story projects.
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Blog (2018/11/14) The youth just want their voice to be heard: PAR in Lebanon
Blog (2018/07/04) My Story – Moiz Khan
Blog (2018/03/16) Um Pouco de Tudo, Talvez / A Little of Everything, Perhaps
Blog (2018/02/13) Sharing India’s Hidden History
Blog (2018/01/17) The Africa Green Collar Project: Young Africans Supporting Sustainability
Blog (2021/05/21) PUBLICATION LAUNCH! Changing the Story: Our Third Year
Blog (2020/01/29) The landscape of social enterprises in Malaysia: Involvement of young people
Blog (2019/10/31) The Allegory of the Fence
Blog (2019/10/14) Learning to shoot – videography masterclass for the Changing the Story Team, Kohima
Examining the Interpretations of Civic National Values made by young people in Nepal: A youth perspective
Blog (2019/10/01) Examining the Interpretations of Civic National Values made by young people in Nepal: A youth perspective
Blog (2019/10/01) Examining the Interpretation of Civic National Values made by young people in Nepal
Blog (2019/09/26) Lights, Camera, Action: Raising Youth Voice Through Video
Blog (2019/09/12) A reflection on the graffiti training workshop held at BaTonga Museum, Binga.
Skill Exchange workshops to develop skills that would be useful to young change-makers, March - April 2022