It’s important to showcase to everyone who gets involved with The World Reimagined that this history and the work of racial justice is all around us, even if they haven’t had the chance to engage with it before. We are working to make it possible to have a community coordinator – locally recruited – in each of our host cities, to make sure the local community is deeply woven into the fabric of The World Reimagined in a number of ways:
For the tenth Globe on each trail, we will commission an artist to work with local communities to create a Globe that will be deeply connected to place.
We want to work with local people and organisations to make sure their local stories, people and histories feature on our digital platform as a key part of people’s experience of The World Reimagined.
Working with community groups – both those involved in racial justice work and those new to it - our community coordinators will bring together conversations in safe spaces to explore racial justice in depth.
Our community coordinators will support and invite local organisations of all sizes to develop ‘Inspired by’ events and activities connected to The World Reimagined’s Journey of Discovery themes. We will showcase and highlight the activities and events put forward for May-July 2022 that meet the criteria as part of our Inspired by programme. We hope this will build audiences and support for the organisations doing this work.
After the trails leave our host cities, we will auction the Globes to raise funds to:
With our community coordinators due to begin work in the coming weeks, please get in touch if you would like to collaborate. Get in Touch