Grant to Palestinian Circus School, 2018

Project: 

Education program for Palestinian young people

  • This program specifically targets 6-year-olds in Ramallah, Birzeit, East Jerusalem, and the Al Fara refugee camp. 

Teacher Capacity Building Palestinian Circus School

  • Organising annually different workshops on capacity building in Palestine. They bring together artists and educators who give master classes to students and teachers of the Palestinian Circus School. 
  • Deepening international cooperation with 'Circus Zonder Handen' in Brussels
  • More international co-productions with the aim of professionalization and ticket sales.

Beneficiary: Palestinian Circus school

Budget: 35.000 euro

Duration: 2018

The circus school is a non-profit organization that was established in 2006 to encourage the creative development of young people in Palestine. The Palestinian circus school is indirectly related to the Flemish-Palestinian cultural festival Under Construction in Ghent and Ramallah.