Hikayetna ( Stories from Syria)
Hikayetna, meaning ‘our story’ in Arabic, is a new art project.
Hikayetna is a non-political and independent initiative that encourages, develops and aids communities in need while promoting tolerance, love, humanity and cultural values.
This initiative is about finding common grounds and interests between people, it neither promotes political agendas nor religious ones. It is about cohesion, integration and bringing communities together through culture and art.
What do we do?
• Support refugees particularly Syrians: artists, photographers, poets, writers.
• Deliver a number of activities among communities mainly about cultural to ease integration and remove walls between people who need help
• Bring people and communities together to provide cultural exchange.
– To spread refugees’ thoughts, words, and feelings, by telling their stories.
-To build a bridge from one heart to another, in order to deliver our voice to the world.
-To inspire peace through dialogue, awareness and humanity
All of us share common hopes, fears and feelings. We live by dreaming, hoping of a better tomorrow. We are constantly looking for stories of hope which giving us the optimism.