OUR PROJECTS

BALDERAS ADVENTURE PLAYGROUND
BALDERAS CHILDREN'S CENTRE
WE ARE ETHIOPIA
ETHIO DAY
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ABOUT

Out of the Box is a fresh and innovative approach to developing and facilitating children, youth and community oriented spaces in urban and challenging environments in Ethiopia.  

 

Working with children, communities, resident associations, architecture students and small scale businesses Out of the Box aims to build adventure playgrounds, art wall installations, permaculture gardens, social space and multipurpose community centres: inclusive of all ages, genders and abilities. 

 

At its core Out of the Box aims to facilitate active community participation and engagement, whilst promoting the importance of play, cultural dialogue and exchange, and ensuring that every child has the opportunity to PLAY, LEARN and SOCIALISE in their immediate community.

PLAY

LEARN

SOCIALISE

AIMS

BUILD
INSPIRE
ENABLE

Adventure playgrounds, art walls, permaculture gardens, social space and community centres: inclusive of all ages, genders and abilities 

Creative and dynamic partnerships between individuals, communities and organisations in the Addis Ababa and the UK

Creative design from children, communities, Ethiopian architecture students & experts in bamboo & locally sourced/recycled  materials 

EMPOWER
PROMOTE
CELEBRATE

Children, communities, Resident Associations, students and small scale businesses in the design, construction and long term maintenance of the sites 

The importance of investing in play, early childhood learning and the provision of youth, community and safe/social spaces in urban and challenging environments 

The efforts of communities and children and Ethiopian culture through opening events and fundraising activities in Ethiopia and the UK

 

GET IN TOUCH

West End House

33 Lower Richmond Road 

London 

SW14 7EZ

 

sally@outoftheboxpartnerships.com


Tel: +44 (0)20 8878 8940

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© 2016 by Out of the Box 

Registered UK Charity Number 1170079

Estifanos Kiflu

OTB Architect