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Capoeira classes in an Australian Immigration Detention Centre, By Stephen Jepson

Over the years I have been encouraging my students to engage in Capoeira-related activities as part of community development endeavors. I believe this is one of the best ways, I have found, to lead them to discover by themselves the … Continue reading

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Capoeira expands activities in the West Bank with assistance from Brazil

Retrieved from UNRWA’s website on 19/12/2011 8 December 2011 Jalazone, West Bank “Who is the most important person inside this room?” asked capoeira instructor Daniel Vallejo. “Me!” yelled the group of children from Jalazone refugee camp in reply. Bidna Capoeira … Continue reading

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Creating a sustainable Capoeira programme in England; by ‘Dedicado’

In this post ‘Dedicado’ share with the community development-oriented capoeiras his experience in setting a not-for-profit Capoeira organisation in England. The post is an inspiring testimonial (with a twist of a ‘how to’) from a student with over 10 years … Continue reading

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