Roma Mahalla children summer camp 18 - 22 August 2014
CBM has implemented a project at “Roma Mahalla” in Mitrovica south “We want fun, no boring summer” the summer camp with Roma Children with the aim of raising the awareness of the children on their rights and the safe environment.
The camp was followed by 168 children directly in all activities 65 girls and 103 boys including their parents and other relatives and people from the neighborhood. The activities started to be implemented on August 18th with cleaning areas where the activities took place and the neighborhood. The main and the summer camp activities started on August 19th with sport – football tournament. In parallel with the football tournament a drawing activity with two groups of children was organized: children group from 5-7 year old and another group from 8-14 years old.
Third day activities continued with sport, drawing and traditional games: basket ball boys from 14-17 years old and drawing groups. The fourth day included drawing, music drama, dodge ball, competition and traditional games. The activities continued with: drawing groups; music; drama. The last day was marked with the closing camp event with performances of the participants of the camp, such as: drama, music, competition, belly dance, folklore and exhibition of the photographs that were made by the children an activity organized during the entire summer camp.
The project is supported by NGO Terres des Hommes in Pristina.