Music video for Toonda

Instead of the festival, we have been doing bigger and smaller workshops and started some activities in the last weeks. These include the 20-day workshop with young people from the village for the construction of “Kabatoonda Araali”, the new sculpture, regular meetings of women for Toonda Crafts and the creation of a music video. TheContinue reading “Music video for Toonda”

330 schoolkids are getting support at home

Schools are still closed in Uganda. They should only be reopen, if teachers and teenage schoolkids are vaccinated – so said the government. Meanwhile schools have been closed for almost 1,5 years. Teachers are worried that to re-enter school will be tough for many pupils and therefore kids might drop out. That’s why we decidedContinue reading “330 schoolkids are getting support at home”

Alternative to the Festival

As we’re still having regulations regarding events, we’re trying to figure out what is possible to do this dry season to start the Cultural Community Center. Talent Competitions, Parties, Concerts and Performances are post-poned for now. At least until more people can gather and it’ll be fun for everyone. But what we can do, isContinue reading “Alternative to the Festival”

Toonda Festival 2021 – In memory of Jonas

For the big opening of Toonda Cultural Community Center we’ll be having a one month festival, starting August 18th 2021. Full of workshops with international artists and lectures about everything the community is interested in. Activities, movie-nights and live-performances – the full program will follow soon! As a result of the festival we would likeContinue reading “Toonda Festival 2021 – In memory of Jonas”

Filmclub with Sam from Tooro Productions

Yet another Sunday for the kids of Kyakataama to make their first short film. The movie “Piglet” is about Xenophobia. Today was the last shooting day and the film will be presented at the Opening event of Toonda in August. Thanks to filmmaker Sam from Tooro Productions for collaborating with Toonda!!! Follow him on facebook:Continue reading “Filmclub with Sam from Tooro Productions”