Tag: Malawi


Mar
Thank you Art Play London!
We’d like to say a huge thank you to Art Play London and all who supported their fundraising event on Sunday for raising £1,100 for our pre-schools in rural Malawi. Ripple Africa run eight pre- schools and have over 800 children registered and attending. Every day they learn, sing,...
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Jan
Pre-school Training and Maintenance
Our eight pre-schools are run by enthusiastic teachers who love working with the children. They also love learning new concepts so all 27 teachers and our Pre-school Coordinator Charles Domingo were involved in a Rainbow Play training event which included a four day away workshop followed up by a...
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Jan
Menstrual Toilets Built
Girls at the six primary schools we support are happy to have access to the female-only toilets which have been built to provide them with a private space during their periods so that they don’t have to miss school. Typically, many girls miss a week of school each month...
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Dec
Solar Lights for Standard 8
ETWA kindly donated funding to enable us to install solar lighting into Standard Eight Classrooms in Kachere, Chiomba and Matete Primary Schools, Nkhata Bay District, Malawi. Students in the six primary schools who are coming up to their final Primary School examination attend revision classes in the evenings to...
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Dec
Kapanda Secondary School Update
In Malawi the teachers can be posted to other schools with little warning. Unfortunately for Kapanda four teachers have been moved including Bright, Woodson and Eliam, and Collence is expected to be going soon. The disruption has impacted a lot on the students as the teachers haven’t been replaced...
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Dec
Fishing Communities Working Together
The Chambo fish (Oreochromis sp) has long been one of the most popular fish caught and eaten in Malawi and is therefore very sought after. Unfortunately, the high population growth in Malawi has put the species under such pressure that three out of the four species of Chambo are...
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