The Guyana Animation Network
As a non-profit organization, the Guyana Animation Network Inc. commonly referred to as GAN, has ventured into one of the most unconventional causes in Guyana and the Caribbean. With the vision, “To lead, activate and contribute to change in Guyana’s Animation and Digital Media Industries”, this organization creates multi-dimensional levels of connectivity for the digital and creative community in Guyana, particularly at the youth level.
“To lead, activate and contribute to change in Guyana’s Animation and Digital Media Industries”
The organization’s main activities include the Annual Digital Painting Summer Camp, Creating Creative Connections and the Girls in ICT Interschools’ Initiative aimed at inspiring innovation and creativity. The organization also organizes trips to international festivals, conferences and events for training, employment and exposure.
After only one year of official operation, the organization has 80+ registered members, 189+ student beneficiaries, 15+ special projects volunteers and 50+ public-private local and overseas corporate connections.