Open Design Afrika (ODA) is very proud to launch the first ODA Wetopia Academy in October 2019. The ODA Wetopia Academy aims to bring “Wetopia” into practice. The execution and implementation of all “ODA Wetopia Academy” projects are made possible by the Robert Bosch Stiftung.
The first ODA Wetopia Community Activations will be hosted on 19-20 October 2019 which will also be the start of a yearlong community programme.
The G100 citizens from Langa and G100 citizens from Kensington will be the first participants. Using storytelling, song making and other creative tools, participants will unite for a common goal and gain key skills to help them shape a new community narrative.
They will ask questions like:
- Who are the heroes and change makers in your community?
- What do you want the world to know about your community?
- What is your collective narrative to the world?”
- What community interventions can you create to support and strengthen your new narrative?
Read more about the ODA Wetopia Academy
Read more about the ODA Wetopia Inspiration Day that will be hosted on 21 October at the Castle. The speaker/inspirator line-up and bios can be found on the same page. Book your seat for this event HERE.
Follow our progress on our ODA Wetopia Blog
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