« An online workshop for the content creation for KarDes: Multicultural Memory Tour Guide mobile application was held on 5th of March, Friday within the scope of the WOW Women of the World Festival. The workshop focused on the fundamentals of KarDes application and what it aimed for. In the first workshop, the scope and language of the tour, which will be prepared specifically for the International Women’s Day which has a particular focus on intersectionality and nonviolence themes, were discussed. The second which will be a follow up activity will be held on 24th of March, Wednesday.
KarDes is a mobile application prepared by the Hrant Dink Foundation as a personal travel guide in Turkish and English for users who want to explore the multicultural heritage and multilayered structure of Istanbul. The KarDes application offers its users the opportunity to discover the location and history of nearly 1000 multicultural buildings in Istanbul, to listen to the stories of people who lived there while walking in various districts of Istanbul, to see or imagine the old photos of the districts and places. You can listen to the memory tours in KarDes either on the street or at home, from the voices of the artists ».