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PAST PROJECTS

ANKAA launched its educational programs in September 2018
Have a look at our past projects and activities.

Past Project_Workshop

The Workshop

"A good tool improves the way you work. A great tool improves the way you think."

(Jeff Duntemann)

From September 2018 to July 2021

  • 7 Carpentry lessons (Knowledge of woodworking tools, hand techniques for wood carving, product design)

  • 6 Electricity lessons (Knowledge of cable colours, connection of single and 2 point switch)

  • 2 Roofing workshops

  • 2 Oud making workshops

  • 1 Technical Drawing course

  • 7 Metal and Welding courses (welding techniques, creation of basic structures, product design)

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Sustainability "Let it Bee"

"Only when the last tree has died and the last river been poisoned and the last fish been caught will we realise we cannot eat money."

(Native American Proverb)

From January 2022 to December 2022

  • 9 Beekeeping workshops 

  • 3 Urban Permaculture workshops 

  • 8 Bike Repair classes

  • Honey made in ANKAA

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IT & Media Lab

"New technology is not good or evil in and of itself. It's all about how people choose to use it." (David Wong)

From September 2018 to December 2021

  • 23 Computer courses for different levels

  • 3 Computer hardware workshops

  • 5 Photography courses

  • 4 Phone repair workshops

  • 2 Media courses

  • 7 Documentary filmmaking workshops (Have a look at the results of our workshops on our YouTube channel)

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Cultural Program

"Art and culture are not just frills, but crucial elements of human life.”

(Daniel Libeskind)

From January 2022 to January 2023

  • Storytelling: learn the basics of writing a theatre script

  • Music: learn how to play an instrument and to perform

  • Scenography: learn how to build the scenography decor of a theatre play

  • Acting: learn how to play a character and how to use your voice and body

  • Costume making: learn sewing basics and design costumes

  • Retalia Festival

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