Where can you find hope in the middle of conflict?
Ask these kids
Using sport, music and play to give confidence and hope back to these children in Syria and other young people affected by conflict
Safe spaces to play

...in refugee camps, safe houses and schools: helping to rebuild young lives by war

C4R Tour | Capoeira Peace Day | Jordan | Palestine

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Born out of resistance to oppression in Brazil, the movement, energy and music of Capoeira captivate the attention of the refugees and young people we work with.

Creating positive role models

Capoeira helps build tolerance, opens minds and creates a community: a positive alternative to extremist ideas

What you can do

The current refugee crisis in Syria is affecting millions of children.
Help them to rebuild their confidence and find a space place to play.

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Power through Grace: Capoeira as a tool for Women's Empowerment

“Her brother used to do Capoeira, but when she told him that she would like to try it and practice he yelled at her and he said to her that girls in the family are forbidden to do such activities. When she heard about our project...

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My name is Alice Young and I recently moved to Jordan with my best friend Kasandra Kachakji to work with Capoeira4Refugees. We have been here for a little under two months, which means we...

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UEL and C4R to launch Pioneering Research

This September, Dr Kathryn Kraft and Hannah Prytherch are launching pioneering research on the psychosocial impact of capoeira on children affected by conflict.Read more