In association with icealexHub and Goethe-Institut Alexandria, children of ConnectIn watched videos on salt and climate change and experimented to apply hands on discovery with what we learned. Learning more about salt, one of the rich natural resources here in our oasis, we tried to see if we could find a way to conduct electricity with it. […]
Cycle & Recycle – 4 day activity program organized by the Robert Bosch Foundation in Cairo with the children of ConnectIn Groups. The goal of the activities was to introduce the concept of recycling for awareness of the changing environment. Biking took us to unique historical in which Omar Hamza, from the ministry of Antiquities, […]
ConnectIn Groups in Siwa – Learning the days of the week through games.
In November 2016, ConnectIn Groups started a special course for Siwan girls/women at a Siwan home. Due to cultural norms, women cannot visit public places (like our training center) by themselves. A solution was to start our classes at a house.
In the summer of 2016, ConnectIn Groups started its first Italian course. Siwa has an intertwined history with the Italians who were here in the oasis during WWII. Even today, Italians often visit Siwa.