Newsletter

Keep in touch with the activities and projects of AFRICALIA and subscribe to our mailinglist. These data are confidential and protected by the law on personal life.

Kenya

Africalia works in Kenya with two organisations specialising in audiovisual techniques (Mwelu Foundation and Slum TV). These partners are located in two of Nairobi’s largest slums: Mathare and Kibera. In a country without any real cultural policy, they focus on training instructors in film-making and photography who can initiate young people in these media (photography, videos, documentaries and films), enabling them to present their stories of the slums semi-professionally.

 

SLUM TV

Slum TV is a grassroots media organisation which produces audiovisual material ranging from documentary reports by local reporters to dramas and comedies made by young drama groups. Read more

MWELU FOUNDATION

The Mwelu Foundation is a youth project based in Mathare Valley, an informal settlement in Nairobi. These children and teenagers use photography and film production to document their lives and communicate their challenges – and their hopes – to the wider world. Read more