A world that unlocks the infinite potential of every child.
To establish playful and creative learning spaces at the heart of communities through innovative partnerships.
To listen to young people – inspiring and enabling them to change their world.
Creativity: innovative action
Collaboration: stronger together
Jo Bowen – Programmes and Communications Manager
Jo is a development professional with a background in education who is passionate about innovative approaches to child development that celebrate play, innovation, imagination and creativity. Jo brings a deep insight into international development issues and experience working with NGOs and young people in the UK, Thailand, Cambodia, Kenya and Sierra Leone.
Kemal Shaheen – Director
Kemal has a deep interest in, and has pursued a career that has enabled him to challenge, exclusion and inequality in multiple forms. He has a broad set of skills that have enabled him to facilitate growth and change in diverse cultural contexts with experience in strategy development for organisational transformation, project research and design, programme management and partnership development.
Safeguarding and child protection are of the highest priority for all at Paper Boat, as such this document is constantly under review to ensure it is a lived documents that reflects current best practice.