Skateistan
Skateistan
yesterday at 11:00. Facebook
Tomorrow, the world will celebrate UNESCO's World Book Day. It is focused on the power and impact of books. In honor of this, why not head to our online shop to pick up a copy of the Skateistan book? The perfect addition to any coffee table, and currently available for a special price. #bookday

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Tomorrow the world will celebrate UNESCOs World Book Day It is focused
Skateistan
Skateistan
04/21/2017 at 10:07. Facebook
Empowering girls and achieving gender equality are crucial to creating more prosperous societies. Through skateboarding, we empower children and create a generation of youth who are educated and confident to be role models and leaders in their communities!
Empowering girls and achieving gender equality are crucial to creating more prosperous
Antonella Mattiotti
Skateistan
Skateistan
04/20/2017 at 16:04. Facebook
Educator Farzad skating the streets of Mazar-e-Sharif in 2015. Farzad joined the Skateistan team as a volunteer back in 2013 and has been an important part of our community ever since. #TBT
Educator Farzad skating the streets of MazareSharif in 2015 Farzad joined the
Skateistan
Skateistan
04/20/2017 at 12:20. Facebook
Thank you to the Games 4 Good Foundation for their support of our programs at Skateistan Cambodia! #keepskateistanrolling
Thank you to the Games 4 Good Foundation for their support of
Skateistan
Skateistan
04/19/2017 at 15:05. Facebook
‘’Before Skateistan, I had never been to any sports places because there weren’t any available for girls or women to do sports.’’ - Sabina, Educator, Mazar.

Read about Sabina in this month's Citizen Profile on our blog.

Join our global community to support Skateistan today. skateistan.org/citizens #citizensofskateistan
Before Skateistan I had never been to any sports places because there
Skateistan
Skateistan
04/19/2017 at 08:53. Facebook
Skateistan South Africa opened the doors to the parents, to come and learn about what their children get up to at Skateistan. Parents took part in our programs, talked about their children's progress and even have a little skate!
Skateistan South Africa opened the doors to the parents to come and
Samantha Strobel
Erdem SakaYolo
Kʆd Cudi
Skateistan
Skateistan
04/18/2017 at 15:12. Facebook
“It is super good because I now see a lot of children smiling, laughing, singing and playing games with us.” -Sovanara, Educator, Skateistan Cambodia. The team puts on Outreach sessions in and around Phnom Penh to get the kids on boards and playing every week.
It is super good because I now see a lot of children
Barbe Tarantino
Skateistan
Skateistan
04/16/2017 at 22:30. Facebook
This week our Skate and Create students in Mazar were taught the secrets of how to look after the earth and plant their own food in the Skateistan garden. The gardening session is, as always, followed by an hour of skating in the park.
This week our Skate and Create students in Mazar were taught the
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Suzanna Fitch
Skateistan
Skateistan
04/16/2017 at 09:06. Facebook
Today's blog post is about the International Women's Day event in Phnom Penh which took place last month. [ Medium.com Link ]
Todays blog post is about the International Womens Day event in Phnom
A model of a modern city! As part of the Global Citizenship theme the Skate and Create students in Kabul created this masterpiece.
A model of a modern city As part of the Global Citizenship
We would like to say a huge thanks to Chpo Brand for supporting us over the years. Through the release of 2 amazing products, the watch and newly released sunglasses, they have raised valuable funds to help #KeepSkateistanRolling.
We would like to say a huge thanks to Chpo Brand for
During the word and sound class at Skateistan South Africa, students were asked to express their emotions, fears and hopes in their very own poems. A challenge for all to openly express their ideas and thoughts in front of the class The students were highly energetic, focused and open to the poetry classes which was aimed to strengthen the bond between students and themselves.
During the word and sound class at Skateistan South Africa students were
”I’ve skated more or less my entire life and I know the force for good skateboarding can be for young people, building their confidence and creating community. At Skateistan your social background, ethnicity or gender doesn’t matter, together the team overcomes all barriers and does absolutely amazing work. What Skateistan are doing for at-risk youth is unique, and we at CHPO are very proud to...
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Ive skated more or less my entire life and I know the
Chpo Brand supporting us again with a brand new collaboration. The Rumi sunglasses are out today and available at chpobrand.com. 100% of profits support us - thank you CHPO!
Chpo Brand supporting us again with a brand new collaboration The Rumi
Skateistan Cambodia is locally run by staff, volunteers and Youth Leaders. Here they are during a creative brainstorm on DIY skate spots around the streets of Phnom Penh.
Skateistan Cambodia is locally run by staff volunteers and Youth Leaders Here
Mir Maqbool Khoso
Mir Maqbool Khoso
Welcoming the new class of Back-to-School students! The semester is about to start and students at our Skate School in Kabul are excited to share new experiences with new friends. The students see the program as the chance to learn and create a brighter future for themselves.
Welcoming the new class of BacktoSchool students The semester is about to
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These Back-to-School students in Mazar have now graduated the program and you can see the excitement written on their faces! They are equipped with all sorts of new skills and hope to now head to public school to keep learning. Many of them will still come to Skateistan to be part of Skate and Create once a week.
These BacktoSchool students in Mazar have now graduated the program and you
"Please pass a message to those who are not doing sports, that doing sport is fun. By doing the activity you are making yourself stronger and being stronger is giving value to you as a human being." - Skate and Create student, Kabul.

Read the update from the event this week 'A Skateboarding Competition For Peace' on our medium blog. [ Medium.com Link ]
Please pass a message to those who are not doing sports that
You might remember, as it's only last year, that the official base for Skateistan South Africa opened in Johannesburg. This location consists of a 500 square meter skatepark and three level shipping container classrooms with an office on the top floor. The classrooms recently went through a re-fit and ended up with some new features including a mini indoor climbing area.
You might remember as its only last year that the official base
Our programs are locally-driven and designed to respond to social needs in the local context, with input from youth, governmental, and non-governmental partners. The four core programs aim to keep children and youth involved in the Skateistan community for the long term.

Read more about how our programs work and the impact they have beyond the classroom and the skatepark... [ Bit.ly Link ]
Our programs are locallydriven and designed to respond to social needs in

Skateistan Global Update: Our Impact – Skateistan – Medium

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