Tag Archives: Let’s Play for Change

Playing is the nature of children
Today is the third day for our IKEA IWitness team visit in Thailand. With our partner, Handicap International (HI),...
Give children one place to feel safe and grow together
After four hours from China to Bangkok, Thailand, and 1.5 hours from Bangkok to the border city between Myanmar...
A safe place for children to be children
Joining this trip, I felt a sense of excitement and anxiety. How will we feel when we go to...
Play is learning and learning is play
The UN Convention on the Rights of the Child tells us that children have the right to play. All...
Why don’t we just translate existing children’s books?
Apparently it is not common to have children’s books in your own language. That was my biggest revelation of...
Selfie time
It turned out that the best icebreaker for shy children who meet new people is saying “selfie”! When we...
Actor + dancer + forerunner = Teacher
Day three. We were motivated as we headed to the next school. What would the children show us today?...
The spirit of togetherness
It’s the last evening of the IWitness trip in Indonesia in late October 2018. Days full of activities are...
L like literacy; L like progress in life
A new day in Surabaya. Some of us couldn’t sleep last night, some woke up even before sunset. There...