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Employees trained to support blind and visually impaired shoppers in the “Red Oak Blind-Friendly Market”
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Employees trained to support blind and visually impaired shoppers in the “Red Oak Blind-Friendly Market”

Red Oak is launching the first blind-friendly market in Lebanon and the Middle East in the supermarket “Marqet”, Beirut- Lebanon. Employees were trained to receive blind and visually impaired persons. They were given a two-day workshop to guide

Red Oak Performing Troupe raises awareness about the environment in Hammana Artist House on September 15, 2018
The Diary of a Mulberry Tree

Red Oak Performing Troupe raises awareness about the environment in Hammana Artist House on September 15, 2018

Following the first performance in Al Madina Theater (Beirut, 2017), the “Diary of a Mulberry Tree” is coming to Hammana Artist House on September 15, 2018. Youth from the village of Hammana are invited to share the stage with amazing

The National Museum of Beirut and Red Oak select art objects to be accessible to the blind and visually impaired
Doors. Please Touch 2018

The National Museum of Beirut and Red Oak select art objects to be accessible to the blind and visually impaired

The National Museum of Beirut and Red Oak started the process of selection of art objects that will be accessible to the blind and visually impaired. The selection comprises more than 20 art objects, including archeological objects, sculptures,

Red Oak, in partnership with the “Omero” Tactile National Museum of Italy,  Opens the Doors of Museums to the Blind
Doors. Please Touch 2018

Red Oak, in partnership with the “Omero” Tactile National Museum of Italy, Opens the Doors of Museums to the Blind

Under the patronage of the Ministry of Culture, Red Oak Association in partnership with the “Omero” Tactile National Museum of Ancona in Italy, launched “Doors. Please Touch” project for the blind and visually impaired, a one of a kind in Lebanon

Red Oak concludes its training program on self-exploration and creative writing for the blind and visually impaired
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Red Oak concludes its training program on self-exploration and creative writing for the blind and visually impaired

Red Oak led a 3-month training program on self-exploration and creative writing for the blind and visually impaired at the Lebanese School for the Blind and Deaf (LSBD).The training aimed to build the capacities of the visually handicapped by providing them with a means of self-expression. Through the process of thinking, writing and expressing ideas and emotions, they gained positive self-esteem, developed interpersonal communication skills, and became self-advocates. They had opportunities to be included in discussions, to develop goals, dreams and aspirations.

Red Oak in Residency at Hammana Artist House on September 15, 2018
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Red Oak in Residency at Hammana Artist House on September 15, 2018

Red Oak Performing Troupe artists will be in residency in HAH- Lebanon from 10-15 September 2018. The residency programme will end with the performance “The Diary of a Mulberry Tree” on 15 September 2018. Youth from the village of Hammana will be invited to be play in the performance. One of our objectives is to involve the youth and civil society in the region/country where the performance takes place.

Round Table on “Music: a cultural bridge” at the Goethe-Institut on June 22, 2018
Dabaka 2018

Round Table on “Music: a cultural bridge” at the Goethe-Institut on June 22, 2018

On the occasion of World Refugee Day, Red Oak organizes a round table discussion on “Music: a cultural bridge” on Friday, June 22nd at 6:00 pm, at the Goethe-Institut in Gemmayze.The event is taking place in the framework of the project “Dabaka” initiated by the musician Wael Kodeih (Rayess Bek).“Dabaka” aims to bring together Syrian and Lebanese professional musicians to produce one original work, release an album and play a live concert.