Monthly Archives: November 2015

A Time to Reflect after 10 Years of the Kusambira Centre (Mwaya Community Library)

Previous RIPPLE Africa volunteer Donncha O Donnchadha has written about his time in Malawi and the opening of the Mwaya Community Library “A library opening in a rural part of Malawi would surely have a RIPPLE effect!” My name is … Continue reading

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Book Worms at Mwaya Community Library

This blog is written by RIPPLE Africa volunteer, Nikki Luxford Mr Longwe works with two assistant librarians, Burton and Jaffet, and he said he loves his job because it ‘entertains different people’. He said, “Before becoming the head librarian I … Continue reading

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Bra shopping in Malawi

This blog is written by RIPPLE Africa volunteer, Nikki Luxford If you read the post called Charity within a Charity you’ll know that the women in the Lowani Ladies Sewing Circle make sanitary pad kits. The profit is then spent … Continue reading

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Going back to where it all began

This blog is written by RIPPLE Africa volunteer, Nikki Luxford Last weekend was a very exciting weekend as I returned to the south of Malawi to visit the villages where I previously volunteered. The long journey down to Zomba was … Continue reading

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Laura’s Volunteer Story

Volunteer Laura Alchin has written a story about her time and that of Louise Lobb, a fellow volunteer, at Mwaya which is reproduced below. Stories written by other previous RIPPLE Africa volunteers can be found on the Volunteers’ Stories webpage. … Continue reading

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The RIPPLE Africa Christmas Card is available…

…and they’re selling fast! The card depicts three of RIPPLE Africa’s environmental projects: fish conservation, fuel-efficient cookstoves, and tree planting & forest conservation and are from an original painted by Faston, a local artist at Mwaya, Malawi. The greeting inside … Continue reading

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