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The Hub

The Hub seeks to take a creative, collaborative and participatory approach to tackling these issues. We harness the power of digital arts for change – through awareness raising, documentation, storytelling and skills development.

Working to foster a community of young people in Lesotho who are skilled, inspired, motivated and socially conscious.

The only initiative of its kind in Lesotho, The Hub is a creative technology lab that seeks to take a creative, collaborative and participatory approach to raising awareness and seeking solutions to social issues.

Programs

In addition to being open for 5 days a week as a resource space, The Hub delivers a range of programs:

Access to Information

The Hub provides affordable access to computers, high speed internet, printing, copying and scanning services in Morija.

Daily Skills & Soup

100 children and adolescents receive nutritious meals, STEM, academic and wellness tutoring. Read more.

Skills & Soup Outreach

Each month, our facilitators take Skills & Soup on the road with outreach to digitally excluded schools for STEM, academic and wellness tutoring.

We have created short films on diverse socio-economic issues, including gender equality, GBV (Gender-Based Violence), Covid-19, mental wellbeing, corruption and its effects on society, and more.


We have showcased our work through several exhibitions in partnership with the Alliance Francaise de Maseru, the European Union, Vodacom Lesotho Foundation and others.


Photography

STORYTELLING THROUGH IMAGES


We facilitate workshops on storytelling through photography. We encourage our young photographers to support changemakers in the country through documentation.

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Animation

CREATING INTRICATE WORLDS


Armed with plasticine and coloured card, our animation team builds detailed and colourful stories that have strong visual appeal and meaningful messages.

Watch our animations

We have produced claymations that deal with diverse topics, including littering, Basotho culture, access to education, gender inequality and bullying in schools. We have also produced digital animation on Covid-19, GVB and more.

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