Creative innovation

"I didn't know artists could do that!" said one young woman in Dunedin, "I've been wondering how I could combine my calling for overseas mission service and my love of art, but didn't think any mission organisation would want me." Another artist, given the opportunity to join other creative people on a short-term trip

Rescuing children

Due to political pressure, Nairobi police are rounding up the city's street kids by the hundreds and putting them in holding centres or cells. The kids usually find their way back to the streets within days or weeks if no one comes to place them in suitable care homes.  Government's attempts to create shelters for them are

Art as a catalyst

What business does a group of artists have, visiting a huge rubbish dump in Nairobi, sitting in tiny shacks with the trash pickers or bringing art materials to their kids? The recent Art Residency in Kenya - the first time SIM International Arts has done something like this - was first and foremost to bring