Delta Cultura Austria travels

Here with Delta Cultura Austria prevails active travel preparation and a little tension and anticipation. Because starting from 20.3. and/or 27,3. some members of the Austrian association will be visiting Tarrafal.  Suitcases and donations must be packed and organization of a thousand things. During the stay are planned a radio-journalism workshop, paint workshops, visits to […]

Over 100 participants

Over hundred children from Tarrafal  participated in the last paint workshop. At the present it is being discussed that art and music lessons should finally belong to the curriculum of the primary and secondary level schools in Cape Verde. Delta Cultura already works actively in the promotion of creativity in children and young people. As […]

Goodshirt website relaunch

Since December 2003 Goodshirts exists to support Delta Cultura – now the whole website has been relaunched with a new webshop. Lots of thanks goes to Pert and Sem! Now it is even easier to follow the motto of Goodshirts. With the purchase of Goodshirts you make yourself and someone else happy. From each sale […]

Delta Cultura on TV

Last week there was a report about our professional computer science training on the Cape Verdean news.  Our chairwoman Kutchinha used this as an opportunity to point out that the  child and youth center does not have a lack of infrastructure but a lack of  support by Cape Verdean institutions and government.

Annual report readers reaction

“I am glad that Delta Cultura brought a group of people together …. I am above all glad that children and young people from Tarrafal receive this unique opportunity, to be able to  show what is inside of them. Normally they would have never gotten this chance.  I come from there, I know what would […]

Success: ADA proposal accepted!

A good day for Delta Cultura: today we got the notification from Delta Cultura Austria that the ADA (Austrian Development Agency) accepted our project proposal and will promote a micro project one year long. The project “Accompanied learning for girls & methodology for care takers” sees to that accompanied learning for 15 girls the age […]

Our very own vegetable garden

Thanks to a cooperation with the Cape Verdean Ministry Of Agriculture  we were able to create a vegetable garden in the child and youth center Tarrafal with drip irrigation. All material needed for it was donated to us by the Ministry. Even the installation was done by specialists. Now we are protecting the area from […]

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 […]