Professional computer training started

On Monday the first professional computer training started at the Child and youth center which is financed by the capeverdean government. Eight youths receive training every day in computer science and technical English. Due to the catastrophically bad training situation in this area in Tarrafal the youths have great prospects after they have finished the […]

Batukufestival 2009

The fourth editon of the Batukufestival was once more one of the highlights of the cultural events in Tarrafal. 28 groups from the island of Santiagio gathered to celebrate Batuku. The audience was enthusiastic from the beginning at 14:00 until the end at 22:00. For the first time Marisa, the projectmanager of the festival, was […]

Video-Dance-Theater performance

After two performances in Tarrafal and one in Praia the Video-dance-project Silensio, sodadi y sonho draw to a close past fryday. The success of the performances, the enthusiasm of the adolescentes who participated and last but not least the cooperation with Tanztheater global were one of the highlights in 2009! At the final party on […]

Birthday of the Football School Tarrafal

Today it is seven years ago that the Football School Tarrafal opened his doors. It was the first activity of Delta Cultura. Proud we look back on seven successfull years in which we run the Football School permanantly and besides others built the Child- and Youth Center Tarrafal and founded two Batuku Groups. To celebrate […]

Visit of Austrian Football Trainer

For the third time the Football School Tarrafal has visit of an Austrian football trainer. Samuel Glatz is trainer and masseur. He is training the Child- and Youthtrainers of the Football School and also helps preparing the first time physicaly. Finaly also the small and big injuries get professional help. As soon as the kids […]

Video Dance Performance Project Just Started

Silêncio, Saudade e Sonho (Silence, Desire and Dreams) is the name of our newest project that we proudly present in cooperation with Tanztheater Global. Since saturday the Tanztheater Global team is in Tarrafal: Be,  Fred, Mevlana, Julia, Jannée, Alexi, Laura, Sandrine and Sofie. At the weekend the location at the local Cine Teatro was prepared […]

Theaterworkshop begins

Bettina and Jürgen’s theaterworkshop has been running in the Center for the past three days. Everyday from 14:00 to 16:30 they work with young people from Tarrafal and Chão Bom. Various practices inspired by the well known ideas of Augusto Boal, enthuse the young people. The theme of the planed performance at the end of […]

Theatre Workshop

After the arrival of Bettina-Maria Henze and Jürgen Pott from Germany, we had our first meeting about the theatre workshop which the two of them will guide. We definied the age (from 12 years upwards)  the timetable and more. The workshop will take place until 20th of November and it is our aim to develop […]

WordPress in Cape Verdean Creole

For our relaunch of the Delta Cultura site we decided to use the famous blog- or CMS-system WordPress. We will not only offer a German, Portuguese and English version but also one in Badiu-Creole. The fruits of our work should not only stay in our hands. We want to share the WordPress language files with […]