LET'S BUILD! 17 - 21 SEPTEMBER 2021
QUAGGAFONTEIN - TANKWA KAROO

Resilience In shared endeavour

Bringing together womxn (and gender non-binary/ non-conforming people)  from our expansive AfrikaBurn community and beyond, in a safe space. It’s an opportunity to co-create and grow a future of resilience and freedom, for expression and simply be, together.

An immersive

Experience

Run over 5 days in rural Tankwa Karoo, RISE will integrate hands-on practical work, creative explorations and conversations on the challenges we face.

The programme will be built collaboratively by the registered participants sharing their gifts, wisdom and experience.

Co-created activities include:

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Photo thanks to Nicky Newman

The first iteration of RISE will focus on themes including:

CONSENT

equity

diversity

wellness

CARE TO JOIN?

Artwork: ‘Hey Sexy!’ 
Artist: Thakira Allie

YOUR Team

In order to create a safe space, the process will be underpinned by training for the coordinating team in GBV referral by Dr Orly Stern (GBV specialist and human rights lawyer) and consultative peer led learning process by Lisa Triani (coach and mediator),  diversity/intersectional literacy support by Lorraine Tanner (intercultural programme developer and facilitator), habitat restoration and permaculture overseen by Monique Schiess (environmental science graduate and AfrikaBurn co-founder) with support from Alex Marsh (SANBI).

Photo thanks to Jacki Bruniquel