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  CWBI is happy to have a new official chapter joining its international network of clowns !   After many years of collaborating in partnership with CWB chapters, and after two years of pandemic that have been slowing down the administrative process and paperwork, we are happy to inform that CWBI has an official chapter in India !  CWBI is now composed of 15 national chapters and welcomes its first chapter in the Asian continent. Rupesh Tillu, founder of CWB India, grew up in Mumbai and has been associated with CWB projects in different places of the world since the past ten years. He attended a clowning workshop by a trainer from Germany and realized  “that I had been doing this my whole life. I just wasn’t aware that it was called clowning.” It sparked his interest in the art form, following which he applied to Clowns Without Borders in 2007 and was accepted into a six-month international programme, in Sweden. He joined them full time the following year. Then he joined many CWB tours in Moldova, Egypt, Palestine, Bhutan, etc. Living then in Sweden, he joined a project supported by CWB Sweden to bring psychosocial support to the red light district young girls in Mumbai, India. In 2013 and 2014, the project continued not only with the girls but also with their mothers joining the shows, and also offering training to the girls, so they could perform themselves the following years. In 2015, he moved back in Mumbai and progressively gathered artists from various backgrounds, starting the process to create an official CWB chapter in India. The chapter is working on 4 main projects : Katha-rsis : personal stories of performers creating a cathartic [...]

Offre de service civique

CWBI is looking for a volunteer based in Paris ! Would you like to learn more about the coordination of our international network, and support our communication, resources-sharing, projects and fundraising ? CWBI is looking for a new member to join the team, and work half time to support  our french chapter Clowns Sans Frontières, and half time for CWBI. You can send us your application until the 10th of October 2022. Check the details of the offer here below 👇 Offre de Service Civique_CSF-CWBI   CWBI recherche un(e) volontaire en Service Civique basé(e) à Paris ! Tu aimerais en apprendre plus sur la coordination de notre réseau international, et soutenir nos actions de communication, de partage de ressources ou encore de recherche de financement ? CWBI est à la recherche d'un(e) volontaire en service civique pour travailler à mi-temps en soutien des actions de notre chapitre français Clowns Sans Frontières France, et à mi-temps sur les actions de coordination du réseau international.  Les candidatures sont ouvertes jusqu'au 10 octobre 2022. Plus d'informations en lien ici 👇 Offre de Service Civique_CSF-CWBI  

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