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Press Releases & Features
Making a connection
Unveiling of great tribute to Johan Cruyff at historical location in Amsterdam
AkzoNobel and MasterPeace join forces to color 100 “walls of connection”
AkzoNobel and SOS Children’s Villages partner to fight youth unemployment with the power of paint
AkzoNobel “Let’s Colour” event sees 450 volunteers transform Rio favela
New basketball playground for Ark of the World youth shelter in Athens
Armed with his love for sports Father Antonios founded the Ark of the World in 1998 with the aim of taking care of poor immigrant street children. He earned their trust and respect through playing basketball. With the help of young talents and the street children the wall at the basketball court will get a makeover.
Adding colour to Kajugaswatta Central College in Sri Lanka
The students and the local community of Kajugaswatta Central College aim to bring more color and hope into their surroundings after serious floods in Ratnapura. Youth from different religious groups will together paint a wall to build friendship and tolerance between themselves overcoming the feud from the past.
Inspiring lives of the people of Favela Coliseu in São Paulo
Behind the skyscrapers of the business area of Vila Olímpia in São Paulo is the slum area Favela Coliseu. Through Let’s Colour Walls of Connection, MasterPeace Coletivo Rua and Coral aim to bring colour and hope into the area connecting the two communities sharing two very different fairy tales while dwelling in the same page of the book.