PERFORMANCE TOURS

PLACE

KWAZULU-NATAL, SOUTH AFRICA

DATE

23 January – 10 February 2017

BENEFICIARIES

8978

ARTISTS

Sipho Mdletshe, Mandla Matsha, Sibongile Tsoanyane, Bo Tasker

SKA KWATA!  | KwaZulu-Natal | 2017

PARTNERS

Dlalanathi – a nonprofit organisation based in Pietermaritzburg. They work to provide psychosocial support for children through play by training and supporting caregivers.

Woza Moya – a community-based NGO located in the Ofafa Valley of rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Working closely with the community and using a holistic approach Woza Moya offers services in the areas of Home-based Care, Child and Youth Care, Food Security, Paralegal services, Youth and Media; and WASH (Water Sanitation and Hygiene)

ABOUT

Clowns without Borders South Africa in partnership with Dlalanathi and Woza Moya

 have been on a performance tour called Ska kwata! (Don’t be Angry) about child abuse; visiting schools in Pietermaritzburg and Ixopo area.  The project’s aim was to bring awareness of different types of child abuse and domestic violence in the home.

FEEDBACK FROM BENEFICIARIES & PARTNER

” The show was interesting; the learners were so excited about it. There was a lesson that if the learners are playing they must treat each other with dignity. I wish they can come back next time.”
– Teacher from Laduma

“It was very interesting to work with clowns without borders the message that we got from the show we pass it on to others. The community, the children and the teachers really enjoyed the show. Thank you for keeping in mind it was great working with you.”
– Thembi, Woza Moya