As we cap off 2023, we brought back two collaborators and friends of art27 to participate in a special 2-part episode of ReSounding, in acknowledgement of International Day of Human Rights.
Yigit Aksakoglu is a social change advocate whose career spans Human Rights advocacy, early childhood development, NGO policy, and even political prisoner. Having been unjustly imprisoned in his native Turkey for peaceful protest, Yigit now lives in Exile in the Netherlands, where he advocates for better treatment of refugees and undocumented migrants.
Godfrey Lado is a musician and poet living in Amsterdam. Having migrated from South Sudan, and lived through the complicated Dutch asylum seeking process, he now works with the organization ASKV, working towards a more just and fair system and treatment for undocumented people in the Netherlands.