Stories

Who are the Tandem participants? What are they passionate about? What are the specificities of each local community and context? With our stories, we aim to capture the many voices from our Tandem community. Are you part of the Tandem network and have a story to share? We'd love to add your voice.

by Hadeer S.Dahab

Al-Khalifa Wings

Hadeer S.Dahab from Athar Lina in Cairo, Egypt shares a photo story "Al-Khalifa Wings". Hadeer was working in Tandem with...
Nisreen and Caroline in Jordan, Reflection meeting of Tandem 360°

Environment and people in the Nile valley

Caroline Badr from Saray El-Fan in El Minya, Egypt, shares her thoughts on her Tandem journey. Caroline was working in...
Hadeer and Malak in Berlin, 2021

Tandem 360° Makanouna Initiative: a short movie "Jaras"

Malak Rahal from Architects for Change in Beirut, Lebanon shares a short video "Jaras". Malak was working in Tandem with...

“Baba Residence (Climartistic edition)” prototype

“Baba Residence (Climartistic edition)” prototype is designed and implemented by Ideas Factory (Bulgaria), partner of Tandem Regions.

“Elementary Education: An intro to Creative Active Citizenship” prototype

“Elementary Education: An intro to Creative Active Citizenship” prototype is designed and implemented by COMM’ON (Greece), partner of Tandem Regions.

“Mapping communities with cultural practices off the radar” prototype

“Mapping communities with cultural practices off the radar” prototype is designed and implemented by 4iS (Portugal), partner of Tandem Regions.

“The Villette Job” prototype

“The Villette Job” prototype is designed and implemented by R84 Multifactory (Italy), partner of Tandem Regions.
Tandem Regions

Tandem Regions: Manifesto

Read the Manifesto of Tandem Regions and learn more about the new Tandem programme, inspired and developed by Tandem alumni.
Nisreen and Caroline in Egypt

We met strangers, and became sisters

Nisreen Elsaim from the Sudan Youth Organization on Climate Change in Khartoum, Sudan shares her thoughts on her Tandem journey....
Abbas & Heba in Cairo, picture by Constanze Flamme

Collaboration in Uncertain times

Heba Mousa from Tabdeel, Egypt and Abbas Sbeity from MENA Design Research Center, Lebanon share their thoughts on their Tandem...

Statement on the Sentence of Osman Kavala

Our friend Osman Kavala has been sentenced to life in prison by a Turkish court. As a community and members...
Maya-10

Connecting with Tradition to Create Opportunities for all Communities

We recently published Tandem 360° participant Corinne Grassi's story of visiting her Tandem partner Maya Gadir in Sudan. Within their...
Yasmine ElNour (Kandaka.khronicles)

Tandem: An Opportunity to Explore Similarities and Differences Somewhere Else

Corinne Grassi joined the Tandem 360 programme with Siwa Platform in Tunisia. Together with her Tandem partner Maya Gadir from...
Selfie-Yassin

Tunisia : Taste of passion

Yassin Brahim from Association Message D’art in Oujda, Morocco, shares his thoughts about his experience in Tandem.
Badra and Firas

Nostalgia, a travel to the past!

Badra Jlassi from the National Union of Tunisian Women (UNFT) in Kairouan, Tunisia share thoughts on her Tandem project "Nostalgia"....