Moving Away Moving Within – Study about the benefits of physical and creative activities

BoMoVu association has been implementing physical and creative activities in three community centers in Istanbul since February 2017. The aim of Your Movement Is Free (Hareketin Özgür) project is to help safeguard displaced refugees’ physical integrity and understanding of freedom of movement through the practice of physical activities in the hosting environment. This research tries to assess the physical development of participants and how these development affects their lives with the help of in-depth interviews and observations in the course of the last three months of the project from February till May 2018.