Engaging and Empowering Communities to Create Change

Engaging and Empowering Communities to Create Change and to Believe in their Futures

More than at any time in the past, it will be essential to mobilise at a local level, Millennials, Gen-Z can play an important role in mobilising local level communities and moreover to link them into others with similar interests. In the past mass movements such as the Suffragettes. Workers Movements, Environmental groups, Human Rights Movement in the USA, Anti-Apartheid in South Africa have been successful in mobilising mass engagement. To mitigate the massive problems of the CONVID-19 aftermath will require the mobilisation at a local level to then unite in a global common cause to ensure the solutions are for the many and not the few. Many approaches are available: among others, the Theatre of the Oppressed, for example

Mandela Center for Change

Theatre of the Oppressed NYC

Types of Theatre of the Oppressed: Similarities & Differences

Olivier Malcor

Story Telling 

international Youth Exchanges

The fundamental idea is to find cohesion around a common cause to benefit the local community and eventually society at large. Here we would like to exchange ideas on empowering communities and groups to create change