Year: 2014

Children at CST

Day of the African Child 16th June, 2014

Last week we celebrated the Day of the African Child, which began in 1991 and each year is celebrated on the 16th of June. It is held in commemoration of the Soweto uprising in 1976 in which around 10,000 school children marched to protest the poor quality of education and demanding the right to be […]


Sports for Health

Update from ANDY As our partner ANDY comes to the end of the innovative Comic Relief funded Sports for Health project, ANDY’s Monitoring and Evaluation Officer Nancy Nteere gives us her perspective on the project and some of the successes over the past three years. ‘I can sincerely say that ANDY has had a great […]


Don’t Cry for Me by Evelyn Glennie

Dame Evelyn Glennie,  Patron of AbleChildAfrica,  visited  partner organisations in Kenya; Little Rock Inclusive Early Childhood Development Centre and Action Network for the Disabled Youth (ANDY) in February 2014. Below she shares her experiences in her own words. ‘Don’t Cry for Me’ There are some experiences in life that nothing can prepare you for. No […]


Little Rock wins Malaika Award!

Our partner Little Rock Inclusive ECD Centre in Nairobi, Kenya was recently awarded the ‘Notable Educator of the Year’ award presented by the Malaika Trust in Kenya.  The award celebrates the achievements of remarkable people who make a difference in the world.  In particular, the ceremony pays tribute to disabled Kenyans who are making a […]