The agung is a knobbed metal gong of the Philippines used in various communal rituals. Suspended in the air by rope or metal chains, the musical instrument is also employed by some indigenous groups as a means to announce community events, and as an indicator of the passage of time.
Agung, the official newsletter of the NCCA is published on a bimonthly basis.
The CARROT Co. is a collective of award winning African artists with IT experts, legal practitioners, community mobilisers, high level project managers and pan African activists working in the development sector to transform communication using the ART.
Our aim is to creatively simplify messaging, dignify African lives, and amplify social causes for an impactful and sustainable development. We have all worked, lived and experience several African countries with strength in multiple languages and cultural integration.
Doual'art is a center for contemporary art and an experimental laboratory for new urban practices in African cities. Its artistic policy is geared towards supporting artists interested in urban issues through their research and practices.
Please note: The website is in French, but can be viewed with Google Translate or some other translation tool.
In Place of War supports artists and creative communities living in sites of war, revolution and conflict to build powerful networks, create social change through creativity and demonstrate the value of the arts to public space, public life and public debate.
The International Storytelling Center seeks to establish a global story project whereby local communities around the world can gain access to training and opportunities that empower individuals and organizations to tell their stories of Positive Peace to illustrate in narrative form the realities and human stories represented by the data presented through the Global Peace Index and in the Positive Peace Report.
The ISC has done work to promote storytelling to promote peace. They have entered into partnerships with such organizations as the Alliance for Peacebuilding, Desmund Tutu Peace Foundation - USA and the United Nations and MasterPeace.
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