Dutch International week of Peace 19.09-25.09.20

Painted beauty!

The foundation Trees of Wisdom develops projects on citizenship, diversity and community art. Painted beauty shows us the city of Gouda Holland, seen trough the eyes of refugee children.
In Gouda, a city of 80.000 inhabitants, we register 120 nationalities.
Families with children whom still have to learn to speak Dutch, all attent a school 
where they learn language and Dutch values & culture. https://www.obswereldwijs.nl 
Trees of Wisdom develops projects on citizenship, diversity and community art. 
For the Caravan of Unity we found a school with children from several countries.  
 
Painted beauty! …… the project we register for the Caravan of Unity is a description of beauty seen in Gouda ……!
Children of 3 grades will paint pictures of nice experiences seen on their way towards school, or 
when leaving school for home. They unite the present, with past memories of nice places seen in their former home countries. 
In a video they explain and express their appreciation for what they painted. By showing this video
to those schools interested in seeing it, the children with a Dutch background will see their city through 
the eyes of the refugee children. By seeing what is beautiful abroad, they can experience the ‘Caravan of Unity’. 
 
The video will carry English and German subtitles. 

Start:

2020-09-19 00:00:00

End:

2020-09-25 00:00:00

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Organizer:

Miriam Pina

Those who know me call me: Open and flexible With a strong personality that relates to others Honest towards my self and others A sharing person that understands and respects differences between people A believer in universal values and strong bonds A creative thinker on different levels reaching out for solutions A whole hearted person that believes in commitment to her goals
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