Storytelling as Education
Anne Hamers Keynotes - The Anne Hamers speech details her personal experience as an HIV-infected person. She believes...
Individual stories resonate much more strongly with people compared to reading about issues in a book. These issues might be sexual health, but could also extend to any number of issues including drugs, crime and other typically taboo topics. Not only does storytelling make the issue real, it also serves as a method to raise awareness and educate young people.
The HIV awareness speech had an impact on young audiences across Europe as Hamers travelled with the dance4life speaking tour.