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Learning for Livelihoods – Supporting women who are heads of their household

Posted Thursday January 18, 2018 by Africa Educational Trust

  An increasing number of women are becoming the heads of their...

  An increasing number of women are becoming the heads of their household, because of conflict, bereavement or displacement. Faced with generating a livelihood and with domestic responsibilities, including caring...

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Learning for Livelihoods – Supporting women who are heads of their household

A Social worker’s insight into the experience of Street Children

Posted Wednesday November 15, 2017 by Africa Educational Trust

Elizabeth who has been a social worker with the Child Restoration Outreach...

Elizabeth who has been a social worker with the Child Restoration Outreach Project for over 20 years, explains why children are driven to the streets and the hardships they face...

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A Social worker’s insight into the experience of Street Children

Good teachers make a difference in Kenya

Posted Monday October 02, 2017 by Africa Educational Trust

This month, on October 5th, is World Teacher’s Day and we are...

This month, on October 5th, is World Teacher’s Day and we are recognising the efforts of all the teachers who work with us to improve education. Good teaching matters everywhere....

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Good teachers make a difference in Kenya

Stories for our school libraries in Uganda

Posted Monday September 25, 2017 by Africa Educational Trust

Our volunteer librarian, Jenny, travels every year to help us with our...

Our volunteer librarian, Jenny, travels every year to help us with our school library programme. She has helped us open over 100 libraries in Eastern Uganda. This summer she visited these...

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Stories for our school libraries in Uganda

Cycling for Education – Team AET 2017

Posted Monday August 07, 2017 by Africa Educational Trust

 Our cycling team raised over £6500 to support education On the 30th July,...

 Our cycling team raised over £6500 to support education On the 30th July, our team of five cyclists took on the challenging 100-mile course of the Prudential London-Surrey 100 mile ride....

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Cycling for Education – Team AET 2017

Thank you for Great Family Fun Day

Posted Tuesday July 11, 2017 by Africa Educational Trust

We want to give a big thank you to everyone who joined...

We want to give a big thank you to everyone who joined the Family Fun Day and Wedding Show. This fabulous day hosted by Golden Aisle Weddings on July 2nd...

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Thank you for Great Family Fun Day

Alice’s Story – Getting a second chance through the Reflect programme

Posted Tuesday May 09, 2017 by Africa Educational Trust

We continue our stories of women who have had their education cut...

We continue our stories of women who have had their education cut short because of conflict, but found a second chance. Alice is 40 years old and a learner here...

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Alice’s Story – Getting a second chance through the Reflect programme

How Somali Mothers have benefited from adult education – Amina’s Story

Posted Thursday April 06, 2017 by Africa Educational Trust

Women can find themselves, through various circumstances, becoming the sole provider for...

Women can find themselves, through various circumstances, becoming the sole provider for their household, especially in areas of conflict. Since her husband passed away, Amina has become the head of...

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How Somali Mothers have benefited from adult education – Amina’s Story

What is Education – A Poem from Somaliland

Posted Tuesday March 21, 2017 by Africa Educational Trust

Somaliland has a long-standing tradition of poetry. Some people call it a...

Somaliland has a long-standing tradition of poetry. Some people call it a land of poets. It is in honour of this tradition that we asked our Programme Manager from Somaliland...

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What is Education – A Poem from Somaliland

New Project improving teaching in South Sudan

Posted Tuesday February 07, 2017 by Africa Educational Trust

We are excited to announce we are starting a new project in...

We are excited to announce we are starting a new project in South Sudan aimed at improving the quality of primary education in 25 schools. The project plans to use...

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New Project improving teaching in South Sudan