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[18 Jul 2016 | Comments Off | 328 views]

More good news!! We are going to be starting construction of a much needed girl’s hostel at Kabuthu (meaning “small girl”) Community Day Secondary School just outside of Lilongwe. We would once again like to thank EGG (http://educatinggirlsglobally.weebly.com) for their amazing fundraising efforts and support.
The hostel will help alleviate the current high drop out rate for girls at the school due to cultural and work pressures, long distances to travel and the problems they are facing related to rented accommodation such as poor sanitation and lack of security.  We look …

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[11 Jul 2016 | Comments Off | 533 views]

Good news!  We have started construction on site at Kalumba Primary School of an administration block and are very excited to be using, for the first time, the rammed earth method of construction.  A massive thank you to the LSA Technology and Performing Arts College (http://www.lythamhigh.lancs.sch.uk), the Chestfield Masonic Lodge in Whitstable, Kent, UK and the wonderful Mr Ian Bilik who have helped to make this possible. Please see the fantastic progress photos – more coming soon!
 
                       

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[26 Feb 2015 | Comments Off | 1,942 views]

Pictures from the key handover which took place on Friday 20th February 2015 for our completed 2nd 4-hole pit latrine at Lilongwe Girls School.  The event was attended by Mr Kachigamba (Chairman School Commitee) and Mr Kamtedza (Parent and Teachers Association).
 
      

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[15 Jan 2015 | Comments Off | 2,102 views]

We are very pleased to announce that we have completed construction of our second 4-hole pit latrine at Lilongwe Girls School.  With a huge thank you to http://educategirlsglobally.weebly.com for all of their support and fantastic fundraising to make this possible.
 
              

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[18 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | 1,928 views]

We are very pleased to report that we have nearly completed the construction of our second 4-hole pit latrine at Lilongwe Girls School!
 
                     

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[11 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | 1,776 views]

On site at Lilongwe Girls School yesterday!
 
          

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[2 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | 1,836 views]

Great construction progress on site at Lilongwe Girls School on Friday!
      
 

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[12 Nov 2014 | Comments Off | 1,299 views]

Construction update photos from site at Lilongwe Girls School….
      
 
 

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[6 Nov 2014 | Comments Off | 1,175 views]

We’re back on site at Lilongwe Girls School!  Jack and his team have started the construction of another four-hole pit latrine funded very kindly once again by the wonderful New Zealand organisation Educating Girls Globally (EGG) – http://educategirlsglobally.weebly.com.  Zikomo Kwambiri!
 
    

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[17 Oct 2014 | Comments Off | 1,140 views]

Great news from Tickbird!  The Tickbird Women’s Group have completed their official Co-operative training on site with the Ministry of Industry and Trade and are well underway with the next stage of the registration process. To demonstrate equality within the group, the women have been invited, and given the option, to also welcome men into the group giving them the full support of their husbands.
To mark the occasion, this amazing group will now be renamed the “Tickbird Co-operative”.  Congratulations to them for their hard work as well as their commitment …