Urban Gardening in Accra?!

By Goethe-Institut Ghana
Tue, Aug 16 7:00PM - Fri, Aug 19 10:00PM
Goethe-Institut Ghana, Accra

Urban Gardening in Accra?! Coming Soon! Get Involved Now! The Goethe-Institut Ghana will be hosting a four day ecological urban initiative project: URBAN GARDEN IN ACCRA?!. The programme spans from 16th of August to 19th of August 2016. Special project resource person will be Marco Clausen, the co-founder of the Berlin-based initiative: Prinzessinnengarten. The Urban Garden is a specific and activist form of action in space, which involves the growing of plants and vegetables. Old materials are used as containers to grow the crops and later the produce is shared within the bigger community. PROGRAMME LINE-UP: Day one TUE 16.08.2016 Time 7:00 PM URBAN GARDENING IN BERLIN: Our urban gardening project will kick off with Marco Clausen, a co-founder of the Berlin-based initiative “Prinzessinnengärten”: He will introduce the German movement and the formation of the Prinzessinnengärten. Day two WED, 17.08.2016 Time 9:00 AM PRACTICAL PHASE: this will involve the creation of a model urban garden at the Goethe-Institut Ghana. Day Three THU, 18.08.2016 Time 9:00 AM PRACTICAL PHASE: this will involve the creation of a model urban garden at the Goethe-Institut Ghana. Day Four FRI, 19.08.2016 Time 9:00 AM EXCURSION CITY TOUR: The focus will be visiting existing local urban garden initiatives in Accra. SYMPOSIUM Time 6:00 PM Focus will be the current situation in relation to urban Gardening initiatives in Accra and the future co-operation. For further information Kindly contact us via Facebook or via culture@accra.goethe.org.

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