Education support for vulnerable children

It was really wonderful and colourful

January 17, 2013 awamu reporters (messages and updates from the children we work with)

From our awamu reporter Marvin, 12 years in Bwaise, Kampala… News about our Christmas party: “Thank you for our party. It was really very wonderful and colourful because we ate lots of food, drank sodas and then had cake.

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Today is the first International Day of the Girl Child

October 11, 2012 awamu reporters (messages and updates from the children we work with)

Today is the first International Day of the Girl Child to recognise girls’ rights and the unique challenges they face around the world.There are 250 million girls living poverty in the developing world. By giving girls greater choice and control over the decisions that affect them, we can help to break the cycle of poverty between […]

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Greeting and flowers from Uganda

September 12, 2012 awamu reporters (messages and updates from the children we work with)

Flowers from Uganda

A beautiful drawing to brighten up your day! I just recieved this fabulous drawing from Nankya Hameria (now in primary class 5 with the support of awamu) to share with you. Hameira wrote ‘This is my favorite type of flower’.

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How awamu works

September 5, 2012 Education support for vulnerable children

How awamu works

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Meet Diana – she loves to dance

March 20, 2012 awamu reporters (messages and updates from the children we work with)

Children in the slums of Kampala

I have so much to tell you about what I got up to Kampala that I just didn’t know where to start…until I stumbled this clip on whilst this which I filmed whilst visiting the school that many of children we are supporting with our education grants have just enrolled.

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Today in Kampala: Tutorials, biscuits and wee

February 22, 2012 awamu crafts women (messages and updates from the women we work with)

It’s been a long day – lots of tutorials on new designs and products with Sarah and Florence. So I will spare you the words and just share a few photos from the day….

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Today in Kampala: compliments, meetings, old friends, urban gardens & elephants

February 21, 2012 awamu crafts women (messages and updates from the women we work with)

Today was the first day I got to catch up with my friends at MAWDA and TWG (the two women’s groups we work with).

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VIDEO: the amazing and inspiring people we work with

December 11, 2011 awamu crafts women (messages and updates from the women we work with)

To really understand the reality of life in the slums of Kampala and the amazing and inspiring people we are working with watch this film NOW!

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