Fun, sun and respite in Wales. 15/08/2016 – 18/08/2016 15 Young people / 4 Female, 11 Male / Ages: 7 – 14 This summer KORI took a trip to Borth in Wales. We had an enjoyable, active four days, in which young people mixed well, managed their own relationships and challenged themselves. The youth centre […]
In November three KORI leaders and one mentor escorted fifteen young people to Embercombe land learning project. The young people arrived after a long journey from London by coach and train. They were immediately excited by the 50 acres that made up Embercombe. The team host, Belinda, showed them the yurts that they would call […]
In the summer of 2010 the Youth group developed a project called ‘Why the Violence’. They worked with film makers Llyod Gardener and Jamal Williams. They took inspiration from Spike Lee’s documentary ‘The Levy’s broke’ and wrote pieces that explored the constant youth violence. Every day my heart stops still On these streets Yeah these […]
The Youth Club developed a project called ‘Our World’. They discussed their lives at school and home and their hopes and dreams for their future. They worked with artist Angela Alhucema, an animator to produce animations. As part of the stimulation for their pieces they wrote and interviewed a former prisoner, watched and debated on […]
The Youth group wrote interview questions for a man who had just left prison and interviewed him about the impact of his situation on his children, his family and himself. The article was published by Dandelion so it could be shared widely in Haringey. dandelionproject.org This poignant session dispersed the television portrayal of prison and […]
This Summer term KORI’s youth club completed a wonderful Animation project. They worked with Angela Alhucema to write, voice, draw and film their own animations, taking inspiration from their lives. They created some funny, entertaining and wildly abstract work. Enjoy!
International Day for the Commemoration of the Two-hundredth Anniversary of the Abolition of the Transatlantic Slave Trade A nationwide commemoration day was held to recall Britain’s role in the slave trade, and the fight against it. The day was held with the rest of Europe in June so that modern day slavery – human trafficking […]