Where can you find hope in the middle of conflict?
Ask these kids
Using sport, music and play to give confidence and hope back to these children in Syria and other young people affected by conflict
Safe spaces to play

...in refugee camps, safe houses and schools: helping to rebuild young lives by war

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Born out of resistance to oppression in Brazil, the movement, energy and music of Capoeira captivate the attention of the refugees and young people we work with.

Creating positive role models

Capoeira helps build tolerance, opens minds and creates a community: a positive alternative to extremist ideas

What you can do

The current refugee crisis in Syria is affecting millions of children.
Help them to rebuild their confidence and find a space place to play.

LATEST NEWS

Kids Day Damascus 2009small Bidna Capoeira introduction (1:28)

Joyful sounds of singing, music, and laughter aren't often associated with refugee camps. However, for the past year, our organization has been inspiring these sounds by sharing the joy of capoeira with thousands of children, youth and women in camps and other vulnerable communities throughout...

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CAN SPORT, DANCE AND PLAY REALLY BE STRONG ENOUGH TO COUNTER HATE ? 

Tarek says: ‘PEACE STARTS WITH HAVING THE FREEDOM OF MIND TO SEE THINGS DIFFERENTLY’

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Al Tanf Painting Workshop How We Measure Change & Success

Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) is how we track the development of the young people we work with. We assess how the classes impact the individual students as well as the wider community. To do this we use several methods including Most Significant Change and Workshop Evaluations.

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LATEST MEDIA

Media Unrwa, O Pt Explains The Psychosocial Benefits Of Capoeira
The Psychosocial Benefits of Capoeira
Media Introductionof Bidna
Introduction to Bidna Capoeira
Media Al Tanf Small Roles
Between the Syrian and Iraqi borders
Media Transworldsport Roda With The Little Ones
Transworld Sport on Capoeira