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I M Lewis Library

Posted Monday March 14, 2016 by May Omona

AET remembers with great appreciation Professor I M Lewis On the second...

AET remembers with great appreciation Professor I M Lewis On the second anniversary of this death (14 March 2014) AET remembers with great appreciation Professor I M Lewis, who was...

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I M Lewis Library

Urgent Action Needed for South Sudan

Posted Wednesday February 10, 2016 by Adrienne Gregory

Africa Educational Trust has pressed for more help for South Sudan as...

Africa Educational Trust has pressed for more help for South Sudan as the drought and economic pressures have increased hardship for many communities. The move comes as the UN has...

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Urgent Action Needed for South Sudan

Update on Call to Action for Children with Disabilities

Posted Monday January 25, 2016 by Sally Keeble

I would like to thank everyone for being part of our call...

I would like to thank everyone for being part of our call to action for children with disabilities. Together, we will work to ensure that children with disabilities get the...

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Update on Call to Action for Children with Disabilities

Call to Action for Children with Disabilities

Posted Wednesday December 02, 2015 by Sally Keeble

Mahad’s a boy trapped at home by bullying, stigma and poverty. He’s...

Mahad’s a boy trapped at home by bullying, stigma and poverty. He’s also had polio. Like 20 million children worldwide Mahad never got a chance to go to school because...

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Call to Action for Children with Disabilities

Walk a mile in their flip flops

Posted Tuesday November 17, 2015 by Adrienne Gregory

Would a free pair of flip flops encourage you to go to...

Would a free pair of flip flops encourage you to go to school? No? Then imagine you’re in South Sudan where you face an hour’s walk to school over rough...

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Walk a mile in their flip flops

Sally Keeble appointed as new Executive Director

Posted Tuesday October 13, 2015 by Adrienne Gregory

The Africa Educational Trust (AET) board is delighted to announce the appointment...

The Africa Educational Trust (AET) board is delighted to announce the appointment of Ms Sally Keeble as its new Executive Director. Sally, a former MP and development minister, has a...

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Sally Keeble appointed as new Executive Director

Outgoing Executive Director

Posted Friday October 09, 2015 by Adrienne Gregory

AET has extended a fond farewell to our outgoing Executive Director, Sara...

AET has extended a fond farewell to our outgoing Executive Director, Sara Cottingham. Reflecting on AET’s progress during her three year tenure, Sara said: We work in conflict affected areas...

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Outgoing Executive Director

Bringing books to remote communities

Posted Wednesday September 16, 2015 by Adrienne Gregory

As we celebrate literacy programmes this month, we wanted to bring to...

As we celebrate literacy programmes this month, we wanted to bring to you the story of one of our avid readers in Somaliland. Awo is a 17 year old student,...

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Bringing books to remote communities

Eager to Learn

Posted Wednesday September 02, 2015 by Adrienne Gregory

Janice is 18 years old and is a boarding student at Otwal...

Janice is 18 years old and is a boarding student at Otwal Secondary School in Northern Uganda. She is playing a leading role in advocating for ICT classes in the...

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Eager to Learn

Learning to Read as an Adult

Posted Saturday August 15, 2015 by Adrienne Gregory

In her own words one of our adult learner shares her journey...

In her own words one of our adult learner shares her journey of learning to read and how its made her a leader in her community. ‘My name is Susan....

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Learning to Read as an Adult