Far away yet still close by

The Stedenband Haarlem-Mutare foundation has been connecting two worlds for more than 25 years: the Western European world of the Netherlands and the African world of Zimbabwe, building sustainable social and cultural relations between the two cities.   Our basis Reciprocity and equality Transfer of knowledge and experience Education and… Lees verder

8 June 20.00 hrs, Theme evening and Exhibition Press Freedom in Nicaragua and the rest of the world, by Pedro X Molina and Hossien Rezaei .

We are going to talk about the increasing suppression of press, catoonists and others. Although more and more seems to be happening, it is becoming increasingly difficult for cartoonists to get it is becoming increasingly difficult for cartoonists to get their story out in many parts of the world. Pedro… Lees verder

Ecotripfestival: All children becoming sustainable global citizens

Presentation meeting, Wednesday afternoon 16-2-22 The EcoTrip festival will take place in Haarlem from February 13 to 20, 2022. More than 15 Haarlem organisations are participating with activities focussing on sustainability as both inspiration and as necessity. Stedenband Haarlem-Mutare is active in the development and implemention of education programmes on… Lees verder

Holiday Greetings

Dear friends, This year Stedenband Haarlem-Mutare organised a big surprise for the children of the Chirowakamwe primary school in the Zimbabwean community of Mutare. Dutch acting ambassador Eva van Woersem presented them with a thousand WakaWaka lights that run on sunlight. These sustainable lamps replace the unhealthy oil lamps used… Lees verder