Grassroot in my community will be do a focus grup discusion about our cultural and play a role about the topic that already choice by the member of this group. Thus, this topic will be done in a role game which is integrated with traditional art.The topic must be completed with local and traditional art and could be modified with local folklore. The member of the FGD will be learn traditional art (traditional musical instrument that will be arrangment to send peace meassage around the world).
What locality or neighborhood will your project focus on?
Lima Puluh Kota
Describe the specific population with whom you will be working.
With will work with local grassroot and create facility to make this people can share their ideas and their voice throught internet. We will provide facility for digital library for this people to do a focus grup discusion, create some training (how to training) to do writing and integrated this program with traditional art and traditional musical instrument and writing what is on their mind about peace.
The grassroot havent acces to send their message and what they want to talk about peace. Everyday they watching television and do nothing but they are a part of people on the world that have right to speak one's mind. The grassroot watching TV and dont know how media social can change goverment political will.
Who else will be on your team to help implement the project?
afriyanti azhar (riripayakumbuh [at] gmail.com)
What kinds of news, stories and other content will be created?
We will play a role game and discus to make a short story which is integrated with local traditional art to send peace message around the world.We want to share grass root. Thus we will publish this activities and the short story about local art and peace in the website and youtube. The participant will learn how to make a short cinema and writing short story and publish it trought the web and the youtube.
What technologies and digital tools do you plan to use in the trainings?
Describe the connections that you or your organization have already established or plan to establish that will contribute to the success of the project.
We already make and facilitate a local FGD with local grassroot to discus about flolklore and the result of this floltale wrote and publish through a book that have ISBN which is number 978-602-70164-0-8 that issued by Indonesian National Library . Since we wrote a book A training designed as vocational skills through traditional art which is name talempong art (talempong the name of local instrument)
This program supported by minister of education and culture Republic Indonesia,through Koran Ibu grants http://www.paudni.kemdikbud.go.id/bindikmas/ and we are registered as NGO that do a non formal education at our country see our profile at the indeks www.paudni.kemdikbud.go.id/nilem-pkbm/…/53719
How many participants do you think will be trained in your project?
We will do with a minimum 20-30 participant, and we will do a participatory rural appraisal to discus how this project can implemented and suistanable as their vocational skills. We will discus and design with the participant to make the traditional art as vocational skills. So, we will hire a traditional instrument and art training to make this program smooth and facilitate people to writing or be a photographer or videomaker and publish it through social media like youtube or if possible we will design a web.
Describe which technologies, tools, and media you will focus on when training participants.
we will create a combination between technology and traditional instrumen as vocational skills, traditional song and art for play role a game. The tehcnology will be need at this program are photography, videography, computer literary and internet connection that to attrack this program and have the unique one the traditionl music will recorded.
Trough this program they have skills, can improve their qulity life, can partipate to share their voice to the world and make this people happy .
Describe the facilities where you will hold the workshops.
1. Computer 3 units
2. Photograph 3 units (1 instrument for 10 people)
3. Videograph 3 units
4. Traditional instrument art, like seruling etc(2 packet)
5. Guitar,band,or related music instrument (if any)
6. Traditional uniform (to play a role game and making a video)
7. Internet connection : USB Modems (more possible) , broadband or speedy (if any)
What is your current relationship with the community with whom you plan to work? What makes you the most appropriate individual or organization to implement this project?
We had done training how to read and writing latin alpabhet and done some focus grup discusion. We done a vocational skills for upgrade their life as their lifeskills to improve their economics. Although this training has been closed but this people still come and do discus, play traditional instrument with enthusiastic one a week. we optimistic this project can be implemented
What specific challenges do you expect to face when planning and implementing your project?
the challenges is to make this people can declare their voice about peace trough combination technology and traditional art and how grassroot could be facilitate with a new technology and expressed their mind to the world.
Troght traditional art the people can participate at local acitivities and send a peace message to the people and through video on facebook this people can send their message and to the world .
How will you measure and evaluate the project’s impact, specifically: your primary participants, the wider regional community, or the global digital community?
The measurement of this project is how the grassroot can acces tehcnologies (like how to make a video and publosh trough social media) and combine with their daily activities as their vocational skills to improve their quality life. The grassroot can make a challenge to a public interest throuhgt their skills to combine technologies with the traditional art.
If your project were to be selected as a Rising Voices grantee, what would be the general timeline of project activities in 2014?
- Time schedule (1 week after the grant received)
-selecting the participant 3 days
-Discusion and participant contract to the term of refference 2 days,
-Prepare the workshop administrative and supporting programme buy the goods /instrument/etc for support this programme ( 7 days)
– Focus Grup Discusion and training (4 month , twice a week)
-Training local art instrument/art culture
-Training IT instrument and how to publish trough social media
-Practise the training
-Role play and games and making a video (like drama or theatrical with the grassroot artist and how to publish trough social media )
-Publish trough social media the drama with combine traditional art
Detail a specific budget of up to $2,500 USD for operating costs.
Administration, selecting participant, and participant contratc $50
Instrument and vocational equipment $ 500
Insentive cost to the organizer (cost for coordination, travel etc) $650
Insentive for the trainer $ 700
Internet $ 300
Participant support and development of participant creativity $300
Besides the microgrant funding, what other support can Rising Voices provide for your project to ensure its success?
Any support to increase the world paticipant for watching our video, any technical assistant through video how to publish or design a web, how to make a good video and any technical assistance that have relevance with our acitivities
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