Friday, 3 May 2013

KHI Theatre for Awareness - an initiative in development communication

Krishnaa Human Initiatives is working in development communication at the grassroot level. The organization is using theatre as a tool for awareness building on sustainable development issues. It conducts various workshops in the interior parts of West Bengal and its adjacent states. 

Tribal participants in KHI workshop on Theatre for awareness

Mr. Aminul Haque, an well known theatre activist of Nandikar fame and the Executive Committee Member of KHI is working as the Director of the Project. 

Mr. Aminul Haque, the Project Director conducting a workshop

Presently the organization is conducting theatrical workshop in the remote area of Sundarban where the tribal villagers are facing problems regarding health, malnutrition, child and woman trafficking in their day to day life. 

Mr. Aminul Haque, the Project Director and Mr. Susanta Biswas, Secretary, KHI with Mr. Nirapada Sardar, Member of State Legislative Assembly and the local leaders in a workshop

Both the male and female villagers from different age group and profession eagerly participates in the workshops to develop and change their attitude towards life.

The workshop is going on in presence of the dignitaries

The participants getting divided in small groups created theatre production on their own issues at the end of the workshop.

Participants improvisation on different issues of their own

Krishnaa Human Initiatives undertakes the project to enhance awareness of the direct and indirect beneficiaries regarding various sustainable development issues. 

For more pictures click on:   KHI Theatre for awareness 

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