Transforming Education Through Play

  • September 11, 2023
  • Naqiya Ebrahim

Carole Fakhreddine is Seenaryo’s Playkit Project Manager, based in Beirut. She has a background in inclusive education and is a firm believer in every child’s right to learn – regardless of their abilities or disabilities. A play-based approach to education is increasingly being recognised as one of the most effective ways to engage early years […]

Lebanon: Living in Darkness

  • August 4, 2023
  • Naqiya Ebrahim

Lama Amine is Seenaryo’s Head of Arts in Lebanon. She has directed a number of Seenaryo productions including Tilka and I see my ghost coming from afar, which toured twice to Germany. Lama is also a performer, choreographer, teacher and activist. After the Beirut explosion on 4th August 2020, I decided I would always leave […]

Refugee Week: Shifting the Narrative

  • June 22, 2023
  • Naqiya Ebrahim

The theme of Refugee Week this year is compassion. It’s a sentiment that is at the heart of the work we do, yet is lacking in the global conversation around refugees and migration. We are working against a backdrop of hostility towards those who have been forced to flee their own countries – from the UK […]