The campaign, launched in September 2020, aims to improve the emotional health of children through the performing arts.

The initiative, promoted by Clowns Without Borders, has already accomplished more than 500 activities in the city of Bobo-Dioulasso.


Is art a therapy? From my experience I can say it isn’t. Nevertheless, it does help communication processes, it relaxes the patients, it invites them to evade and also it helps them to meet their inner selves. 

"Rolling Blackouts" comic. Photo: Drawn and Quarterly

Sarah Glidden tells her experience from post-war Iraq until civil revolution in Syria through vignettes.