We warmly invite you for a meeting with Peter Otieno from Kenya.
As a part of the project „Africa by uncommon eyes - Through education towards a universal human nation“ one of our colleagues from Nairobi – Peter Otieno – will visit the Czech and Slovak Republic in a few days.
Peter works as a volunteer since 2001. He was at the start of some non-profit projects, e.g. building of a school in a poor area of Spring Valley. He also works as one of the coordinators of the project „Distant adoption of African children“.
As a part of his visit there will be held several lectures and workshops at Czech as well as Slovak schools and also some meetings of public you are warmly welcomed to.
Come and see the coordinator from African Kenya personally to talk about present life in the poorest areas and slums and get some information about projects of foreign developing cooperation. Not only adoptive parents of children in Kenya and co-workers of Centre Narovinu are invited, also public interested in this issue.
5.3.2012 from 18:30 hod. Centrum neziskových aktivit, Tyršova 1, Praha 2
18.3.2012 from 18:30 hod. Klub cestovatelů, Veleslavínova 14, Brno – Královo Pole
At schools Peter Otieno will talk to children about the situation in developing countries and interactive workshops will give the children insight to African culture, its traditions, music or everyday life. From the rich plan we are choosing following meetings, if you are interested, we will send you more details including contacts.
6.3.2012 ZŠ Pouchov – a project day with a discussion and a workshop
8.3.2012 ZŠ Kladno – a project day with a discussion and a workshop
12.3.2012 ZŠ Dolní Rožínka – a discussion with video
19.3.2012 ZŠ Jihlava – a discussion with workshops
21.3.2012 ZŠ Obecnice – a discussion with workshops
23.3.2012 ZŠ Radonice – a discussion with video
Centre Narovinu is a civic organisation founded in 1995. The main focus of the centre are currently projects of foreign developing cooperation, global developing education and development of voluntary work in developing cooperation.
It is a member of Czech Forum for developing cooperation (FORS) and cooperates in a campaign Czech against poverty.
Developing projects in African Kenya are organised since 2000.
All projects are dealt with focus on long-term sustainability, support of self-suffiency, turn from a passive attitude to an active overtake of responsibility and usage of own possibilities.
Main projects of Centre Narovinu:
• Project Africa by uncommon eyes– programmes at schools and for public in the Czech Republic. Currently it is included in Through Education towards a Universal Human Nation, which was organised with help of financial help of European Union.
The aim of the project is to deepen awareness of problems of life in developing countries and developing cooperation, to increase sensitivity to the issue of developing world and to strengthen support of public for foreign developing cooperation.
• Adoption of African children – project of remote support
• Shop Africa - "Fair Trade"
• Courses „Volunteers for developing cooperation with Africa“
• Developing projects: Community centre Island of Hope on Rusinga Island / Kenya
• Developing projects: Water for Kauti / Kenya
• Partnership between Czech and Kenyan schools