Fragile Oasis

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Projects: Peace

Picha Mtaani

Picha Mtaani, Swahili for ‘street exhibition’, is a youth-led peace initiative that primarily seeks to create space for young people to reconcile and become agents of reconciliation to their respective communities.

Picha Mtaani is a mobile photo exhibition held in towns across Kenya, showcasing photographs of the post-election violence of 2007/08.

Picha Mtaani has reached over 500,000 individuals and plans to develop an online platform that will use photography as a catalyst for social change across East Africa. Picha Mtaani is an Acumen Fund East Africa Fellows Program.