Since its inception in 2009, the Ndlovu Youth Choir has profoundly affected the lives of the choristers and demonstrates the potential of any human being to achieve excellence no matter their background, education or place of birth. From its humble beginnings as an after-school activity the choir has evolved into a truly outstanding professional ensemble.
The Friendship Bench Project aims to reduce the mental health treatment gap by using a cognitive behavioural therapy based approach called problem solving therapy on a primary care level to address kufungisisa (Shona expression for depression). Continue reading “Why I train grandmothers to treat depression”
The Lion King, twenty-five years later … in search for one’s identity ! An inspiration for young and old !
The Algerian public had an appointment, on the evening of Thursday, with a directory of Andalusian heritage, revisited and adapted into a very lyrical version, proposed by Farid Khodja and his ensemble of musicians. Organized at Notre-Dame d’Afrique basilica, this recital has presented many music lovers, adaptations and a notable instrumental fusion, in addition to having taken a very lyrical turn carried by the voice of Farid Khodja and the acoustics of the place. Accompanied by a traditional instrumental cell …
Read more (in French) here : https://www.algeriepatriotique.com/2017/11/18/khodja-notre-dame-dafrique/
A few photos to be discovered : http://djelfalger.blogspot.it/2017/11/farid-khodja-en-concert-notre-dame.html
A video for those in a hurry …
… or a longer one for the passionate people :
Thank you to José Maria Cantal Rivas !
A documentary video produced by the French Catholic TV KTO.
The Kids United, Unicef special ambassadors,
sing Mama Africa with Angélique Kidjo et Youssou NDour.
“The kids from Agape Kid’s Choir (AKC) have a strong desire to share a message with you . . . the FAITHFULNESS OF GOD!! Each one of these kids have personally experienced suffering, loss, and poverty. But in the midst of their worst situations that have each seen HIS unwaivering FAITHFULNESS in their lives. Their lives have not been easy, but through it all, they have learned to trust in their FAITHFUL GOD. The 22 kids have all found that their God has NEVER ONCE left them alone or NEVER ONCE abandoned them…”