« French Day » at Stepping Stones International [fr]
The Cooperation and Cultural Action Department of the Embassy of France, organized a “French Day” at the NGO Stepping Stones International in Mochudi, on Wednesday 13 August.
- Art workshop
Stepping Stones International is an NGO, based in Mochudi, Botswana; its mission is to unlock the potential of orphans and/or vulnerable teenagers, and to provide opportunities for them to become self-reliant.
The objective of the event was to open the youth to various aspects of French culture.
Four interactive workshops were led in a playful way by French volunteers recruited by the Embassy:
Cooking workshop: preparation and tasting of crêpes
Language workshop: playful initiation to French language
Culture workshop: presentation of French landscapes, cities, regions, etc…
Art workshop: discovery of the art of portrait and painting of portraits
Approximately 100 teenagers and 10 staff members of the NGO participated in the four workshops.
- Culture workshop
- Cooking workshop