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CELEBRATE GARANGAO WITH DFI AND EAA

Calendar icon 12 - 13 July 2014
Doha Film Institute and Education Above All celebrate Garangao on 12 of July at the Cultural Village Foundation Katara.

Location: Katara, Doha

With a special free screening of Pascal Plission's documentary 'On The Way to School' at 10:00 pm in the Katara Drama Theatre.  The touching and inspiring film follows children from Argentina, India, Kenya and Morocco and the heroic lengths they go to in order to get to school.

As well starting at 8:00 pm, come to Katara Building 12 for a host of fun and exciting activities for children, including face painting, traditional henna art, giveaways and a special-effects green screen experience.

Free rides to and from Katara are available using the Uber mobile app.  Just download the app from uber.com/app and enter the promotional code 'GarangaoDFI' when you book your ride.  Select your pickup location and your driver will arrive in minutes!

Impact

"Humanity will not overcome the immense challenges we face unless we ensure that children get the quality education that equips them to play their part in the modern world." -- HH Sheikha Moza bint Nasser

Surpassing

12.8 million

enrolment commitments for OOSC

9,099

Scholarships

89.5%

retention rate

395,558

Teachers trained

45,000

schools and classrooms