GZK/UGCS-SKILLZ EAST AFRICA PODCAST

We in collaboration with Skillz East Africa hosted our latest podcast after tumultuous events caused by the pandemic. Skillz East Africa, sat down with Shane to talk about starting and sustaining a dance movement; its impact on the larger dance community, what to know, when to collaborate, and organizing LGD’s biggest event yet in September,…

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Film Possible Ngalabi Workshop

To build up to our short film festival Ngalabi, Film Possible conducted a 5-day workshop with young people interested in film. The workshop focused on how to pitch your idea and how to collaborate.Throughout the week they were divided in groups and at the end of the week, they pitch the ideas to the mentors.…

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Kids & Teens Class 2023

Join our Kids and Teens courses starting January 2023! Register now! Every Saturday for different ages: Your children can learn in a playful and relaxed environment with experienced German teachers. Classes are held every Saturday for different age groups at the Goethe Zentrum Kampala:9.30 am – 10.30 am for 5 – 7 y/o11.30 am– 12.30 pm for 8…

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Skillz East Africa Breakdance Battle

The Skillz East Africa is an annual breaking Championship that demonstrates the uniqueness of a multi cross cultural expression of dance across the different generations of female and male dancers in the Sub-Saharan African region, the championship is an embodiment of diversity as they are set to bring together breakers and dancers (10 – 35…

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Celebrating Hip-Hop Week

In November we celebrated the international hip-hop week in cooperation with Authentic Voices Africa. Local artists were re-doing our rooftop painting in the theme of Hip-Hop accompanied by a jam session: dancers, hip-hoppers, rappers came all together while the painting was going on. On the 6th of January 2023 we re-opened the new mural painting…

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French-German-Month ‘Moving Identities Festival’

Together with our partners and neighbors, the Alliance Francaise Kampala we applied for the Franco-German Fund and got it! Therefore, May 2022 was a month full of fun and educative events about different topics.  Each week had a different topic; we kicked off the first week with the topic Digitalism. In this week we had…

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Christmas Book Fair

Our year ended with our yearly Christmas Book Fair. The first edition of this event happened in 2021. It shall bring together publishers, literature associations/ communities, individuals and all who are interested in the art of reading. Further, we want the book fair to be a platform for our close partners to connect, showcase their…

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Azulato Children’s Festival 2022

After a long Covid-19 break we finally brought back Azulato in October 2022! This edition was held at the Kiwatule recreational centre- a beautiful green space, perfect for children.  It was a full day event. The workshops started in the morning until the evening hours. We had a huge variety on workshops this year as…

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Games & Politics

A game is always more than just a game. We had the pleasure to host the Games & Politics exhibition at the Design Hub for 2 months from March-May 2022.  Games and Politics is based on the exhibition Global Games by the ZKM (Zentrum für Kunst und Medien) in Karlsruhe, Germany, and focuses explicitly on…

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