Keith and Sally, Lecturers, Uganda

Tippy Taps Project with pilot schools

Lecturers at Canon Apollo Core PTC, Teachers Training College in Fort Portal, Uganda. Keith is a Woodwork and Metalwork Tutor and Sally is a Teacher Trainer and Curriculum Advisor. A note from Sally’s monthly newsletter: “The second year student’s return on 14th September, then it is the mad frenzy when…

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Orla, IT Trainer, Tanzania

IT Trainer in Arusha and Malambo, Tanzania Orla has recently returned to Malambo Parish in Tanzania to replicate a project which she set up and ran in Esso Parish in Arusha. It was identified that skills training was essential in both areas and IT training was especially a skill of…

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Ber, Development Coordinator, Uganda

Volunteer Women in Development Coordinator for Caritas Kampala in Uganda Ber works under the Caritas Kampala Diocese in the Gender in Development Programme. The current activities include: Capacity building on thematic areas, agricultural activities, vocational and soft skills trainings, cottage industries, sanitation and hygiene programmes, saving and credit scheme and…

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Jakob, Project Manager, Kenya

Project Manager for Human Trafficking organisation (HAART) in Kenya Although human trafficking is rampant in Kenya, there is little awareness and resistance to the tactics of human traffickers. Jakob works with Awareness Against Human Trafficking (HAART) in Kenya. He recently worked on a new and exciting project called “Arts 2…

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Amid Political Tension KAP Work Together for a Peaceful World

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VMM Partner Organisation – (KAP) Kitale Community Advancement Programme KAP is one of VMM International’s newest partners in Kenya. It was originally established as Kitale Aids Programme by the Medical Missionaries of Mary (MMM) in 1993. In December 2009, the Programme was registered as a national Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) separate…

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HAART Conference in Nairobi

Rose, CSO of Diocese of Kitale

VMM International Partner Organisation, HAART, Conference on Human Trafficking HAART, the only agency that solely fights human trafficking in Kenya, was initiated in 2010 and their estimates show that today their awareness campaigns about human trafficking reach an audience of over 100,000 people annually. These campaigns mainly target children, communities and…

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Volunteering Reveals How Tough Life Can Be

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VMM International Teacher Training Volunteering VMM International long term volunteer Marian Kearney returned to Malawi last year, a country that she loves, to manage a teacher training, capacity building project with our partner organisation, N4BW (Network For a Better World), in Sitima. Marian was kind enough to share her blog with…

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