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World Teachers Day: Day in the Life of a Kenyan Primary Teacher

Posted Wednesday October 05, 2016 by Adrienne Gregory

In honour of World Teachers Day our programme coordinator, Ng’ang’a Kibanda, spoke...

In honour of World Teachers Day our programme coordinator, Ng’ang’a Kibanda, spoke with one of the teachers we work with in Kenya about what it is like to be a...

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World Teachers Day: Day in the Life of a Kenyan Primary Teacher

Celebrating International Literacy Day with Manyatta Learning Centre

Posted Thursday September 08, 2016 by Adrienne Gregory

Celebrating International Literacy Day with Manyatta Learning Centres by Lucy Maina, Programme...

Celebrating International Literacy Day with Manyatta Learning Centres by Lucy Maina, Programme Manager Manyatta is a Maasai word for settlement or compound, often temporary, established by a family or clan,...

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Celebrating International Literacy Day with Manyatta Learning Centre

How do we change what communities think about girls’ education in rural Uganda?

Posted Thursday September 01, 2016 by Adrienne Gregory

Reflections on girls’ education from our Country Manager, Samuel Obina Women and...

Reflections on girls’ education from our Country Manager, Samuel Obina Women and girls, especially in developing countries, lag behind men and boys, mostly due to limited education caused by poverty...

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How do we change what communities think about girls’ education in rural Uganda?

Improving standards for temporary learning spaces

Posted Monday August 01, 2016 by Adrienne Gregory

Our in-country teams regularly participate in events and workshops to share their...

Our in-country teams regularly participate in events and workshops to share their expertise and the insights they gain from the communities and schools we work with. Lionel Angote, Project Coordinator,...

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Improving standards for temporary learning spaces

Update on South Sudan

Posted Wednesday July 20, 2016 by Adrienne Gregory

As fighting erupted again in Juba, South Sudan, our work supporting schools...

As fighting erupted again in Juba, South Sudan, our work supporting schools and classes for children and adults across South Sudan continues. The eruption of violence between the armies of...

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Update on South Sudan

Announcing New Executive Director Julie Polzerova

Posted Monday July 04, 2016 by Adrienne Gregory

The Board of Trustees of the Africa Educational Trust is pleased to...

The Board of Trustees of the Africa Educational Trust is pleased to announce the appointment of Julie Polzerova as our new Executive Director. Julie took up her post on 27...

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Announcing New Executive Director Julie Polzerova

New Partnership with Reddendi

Posted Tuesday June 28, 2016 by Adrienne Gregory

We are thrilled to announce our charity partnership with Reddendi. A couple of...

We are thrilled to announce our charity partnership with Reddendi. A couple of months back, when Reddendi approached us to be their charity partner for their Africa necktie range, we knew this could...

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New Partnership with Reddendi

Record number of Students sitting exams in Somalia

Posted Thursday June 09, 2016 by Adrienne Gregory

The Somali education authorities with financial support from the European Union and...

The Somali education authorities with financial support from the European Union and implementation support from Africa Educational Trust have this week administered the end of secondary school examinations to 33,000...

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Record number of Students sitting exams in Somalia

Hopes and Dreams of Uganda’s Secondary School Students

Posted Thursday May 05, 2016 by Adrienne Gregory

We asked some of the students involved with our career counseling project...

We asked some of the students involved with our career counseling project to share with us what their hopes and dreams were for their education. Here is what two of...

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Hopes and Dreams of Uganda’s Secondary School Students

Meet our 2016 Marathon Runner

Posted Thursday March 31, 2016 by Adrienne Gregory

Meet Charlotte, our runner in the 2016 London Marathon. You can support...

Meet Charlotte, our runner in the 2016 London Marathon. You can support her and Africa Educational Trust by donating to her virgin money giving page. Everything she raises will be...

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Meet our 2016 Marathon Runner