and heal the wounds of war and conflict.
Please join us supporting our new ambassador, Matthew Wadsworth, as he performs at the Wigmore Hall on the 24th July in London. He is a Lute virtuoso in great demand, having performed all over the world at major festivals as a soloist as well as with specialist early music ensembles, and his six CDs to date have received international acclaim.
Scattered People are a singing community supporting refugees and asylum seekers who live in Australia. In this video they congratulate Musicians without Borders for World Music Day, on June 21, 2014.
The 16th June marks International Day of the African Child, an event established to honour 10,000 school children who marched in Soweto, South Africa, on 16th June 1976 to protest the standard of education that they were receiving, and to demand the right to be taught in their own language.
On May 3rd, 2014, MwB program manager Wendy Hassler-Forest spoke at TEDx Tirana about the Mitrovica Rock School in Kosovo. In the talk, Wendy discussed some of the lessons learned in the Mitrovica Rock School project that may contribute to other efforts as reconciliation in the region, as well as her personal experience working in former Yugoslavia.