CELEBRATE and REDEDICATE
Watch this short film which commemorates the Ten Year Anniversary of the Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign, and looks ahead to the another ten years of solidarity with African grandmothers, mobilizing to claim their human rights!
AFRICAN GRANDMOTHERS TRIBUNAL
Seeking Justice at the front lines of the AIDS crisis. The trailer for this 40-minute video is available on Vimeo. If your group is interested in viewing the full 40-minute movie, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an event.
TRAILER: African Grandmothers Tribunal: Seeking justice at the frontlines of the AIDS crisis from Stephen Lewis Foundation on Vimeo.
MINI-DOCUMENTARY ABOUT THE WAKEFIELD GRANNIES
Watch this a wonderful documentary about the seed that started the Grandmother to Grandmothers Campaign. The mini-documentary made by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation details the origins of the Wakefield Grandmas group.
REGINA GRANDMOTHERS GROUP INTERVIEW
A member of the Regina Grandmothers’ Group who participated with our own Alison Longson in the Africa trip sponsored by the Stephen Lewis Foundation is featured in this short (under 5 minutes) clip on Global News. The clip manages to cover all the bases – why we get involved, the challenges faced by the African grandmothers, and the solidarity between grandmothers living thousands of miles apart.
In recent years the Gogos (Zulu word for Granny) have started playing soccer, netball and other sports, as a way to keep fit and healthy and to promote healthy living to their grandchildren and the broader community. In 2011 the first ever Gogo olympics took place, attracting widespread media coverage and community interest. 2014 was the biggest Gogolympics yet, with over 1,000 Gogo participants!