International Day of Persons with Disabilities – by Mary Agbesanwa

International Day of Persons with Disabilities – by Mary Agbesanwa When you ask someone how disability inclusive they are they would probably say, ‘I’m inclusive, I know a disabled person and they taught me…’ But in reality, how often do we actually practise being disability inclusive? Do you think about accessibility for someone with a […]

Bertie and his Buccaneers!

Bertie is a fun, enthusiastic and cheeky 6 year old boy from the North of England. He also has Muscular Dystrophy. He lives with his Mum and Dad (Alison and Matt), who met while fundraising in Africa, and his older brother and sister. Together they are ‘Bertie’s Buccaneers’ and they work together to help to […]

UWEZO Youth Empowerment talk Day of the African Child

To honour the run up to International Day of the African Child on Friday, we are treating our followers to a week of contributions, updates and blogs from our five partner organisations in Africa. The themes of this year’s Day of the African Child are protection, empowerment and equal opportunities for all children in Africa; […]


From Westminster to Nairobi: UK MPs visit Little Rock!

Earlier this month, the Director for Department for International Development (DFID) Kenya along with Members of Parliament from the International Development Parliamentary Committee visited our partner school in Kenya, Little Rock, to see our amazing work in action! The Little Rock team were honoured to welcome DFID Kenya’s Director, Mr Pete Vowles along with members of the […]