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Martin Keat (Bishop Simeon Trust)

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U.K. / South Africa
Bishop Simeon Trust
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Director, Bishop Simeon Trust

Martin Keat has 25 years of experience of community development work in the UK, South America, sub-Saharan Africa and the Middle East. Martin has a strong commitment to community led development and participatory democracy. He manages the Bishop Simeon Trust - a UK charity focussed on vulnerable children in South Africa.

Martin is a keen advocate for human rights, particularly for the rights of children and adolescents. As an ardent supporter of African development his passion is to support young people in South Africa to build a better future for themselves, to claim their rights, build prosperity and justice within their nation and in doing so assure that South Africa acts as a beacon of hope and possibility for all of Africa.

Resource Archive

Search or browse the resource archive for films, reports, toolkits and other resources produced by the Changing the Story and its commissioned projects. Items written by Martin Keat are listed below:

Imagining Power: Development, Participation and Creativity - Martin KeatThis is an Accepted Manuscript version of chapter 1 of the book 'Participatory Arts in International Development' published by Routledge/CRC Press on 29 August 2019. The final version of each …Martin Keat, article language-english
Changemakers in Film Summit: Health is WealthRecording of Changing the Story's second online event in the Changemakers in Film Summit series 2021, 'Health is Wealth: Revisiting the influence of Arts organisations in helping the youth in …Achabu Kire, Martin Keat, Prof Ananda Breed, , , event changemakersfilm subject-wellbeing youth