In the framework of this project, one professional from the Spanish organisation Iniciativa Internacional Joven (AIIJ) went to the United States of America for an observation period of 13 days with the main aim of learning and knowing in situ the working methodology, activities and best practices of KBL Foundation, as well as providing and contributing with her ideas and suggestions to the organisation of the Final Conference of the project.
‑Deeper knowledge on the aspects to be taken into account when organising breaking events;
‑Collaboration and observation of the methodology used by KBL in breaking workshops with children and teenagers;
‑Meetings with dancers and artists, including international judges of breaking competitions;
‑Supporting the logistical and pedagogical organisation of the Final Conference of the project;
‑Meetings and exchanges with local artists and groups.
MAIN ACQUIRED AND/OR IMPROVED COMPETENCES:
‑Improvement of the understanding and speaking in American English and hip hop specific terminologies;
‑Increase of the knowledge of the culture and lifestyle of American society;
‑To get to know in situ the socio-cultural reality that led to the birth of hip hop and urban art.
A new vision on how to generate community and peaceful coexistence