Vision 2020

Graduate school visit: Nombe Secondary School

As part of our first week training here in Uganda, we visited Nombe Secondary School, which received investment from EPAfrica in 2013 and 2014. We carried out what the charity calls a ‘courtesy call’, with the aim of checking how the projects carried out by past project workers were getting on, and to see how the school was doing in general- including whether the school could be a candidate for further investment in the future.We […]

Kakamega Head Teachers’ Conference

Our first week training culminated in an extremely successful Head Teachers’ Conference (HTC) on Friday.  Members of staff from all seven of our 2016 partner schools and two deputy head teachers from graduate schools Emanyinya and Ematsuli joined us for the day. Following close on the tail of a very enjoyable school visit with the PWs on Thursday, the HTC was a further opportunity for them to learn more about the schools we work with, […]

Working Towards Vision 2020

As another summer comes to an end, it’s that time of year of when we reflect on all the great work that our volunteers have been part of and look to the future – what can we do more of or better next year? Since taking on the role of Chairman of the Board of Trustees about 6 months ago, I have to admit that most of my thoughts have been on the future – […]