POPULAR MEDIA & FOLK THEATRE

Rupantar cultural programmes and activities promote and consider these priorities and propose to develop GO-NGO collaboration and coordination around these. These priority agenda are as creation of social awareness, scientific and liberal outlook will be emphasized with a view to resisting communalism and narrow vested interests. Rupantar thought about development in greater perspective including anthropological views so far it has been trying to transform people culturally through implemented different cultural activities as folk theatre, Pot song, drama etc. Rupantar has a strong unit of RIFT comprising 45 skill and creative cultural activists to carry on the program successfully. In the reporting year Rupantar has implemented a total of four projects across the country with the grant support of Canadian High Commission, We Can Secretariat-Oxfam, UNDP, LGED, UNESCO Commonwealth learning program etc. The issues were stop child marriage, stop domestic violence, stop sexual harassments, community learning, stop violence against women, human rights, labor law, women rights etc.