Mobile libraries and missing shoes

thumbnailReflecting on his recent visit to Uganda, Viva’s Monitoring and Evaluation Manager Martin Hull writes about some of the people he met, stories he heard and sights he saw – and the impact our partner network CRANE is making for vulnerable children. Here are some snippets of what he wrote. Continue reading

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School starter packs for 1,000 girls

high five thumbnailGoing back to school is exciting but expensive! And it’s especially difficult if your family is unable to meet the costs of the essential items needed – stationery, books and uniform.

We’ve got 1,000 teenage girls in Uganda ready and enthused to be educated – but they urgently need a basic ‘back to school’ kit. Could you help us? Continue reading

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Maya is top of the class! #childreninthecentre

Nepal thumbnailPoverty is so often the stumbling block in children realising their potential in life. But it doesn’t have to be this way.

An education programme run by our partner network in Nepal is giving new hope to children who are bright, able and willing to learn, but for whom life is hard. Continue reading

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Cascading Care #ChildrenInTheCentre

Uganda thumbnailAt the end of each year, students all over Uganda prepare to sit their exams as they look forward to their next stage of education. This is a time of mixed feelings as the majority of students are anxious about their exams and what the future holds. Continue reading

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Learn and play #ChildrenInTheCentre

cambodia thumbnailChildren take centre stage in the work of Viva and our partner networks who ensure that they are well cared for and able to thrive.

This approach does not just benefit the child; it benefits the whole family.

 

 

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The power of community #ChildrenInTheCentre

Daniel thumbnailI want to tell you a story about Daniel, a five-year-old boy from Paraguay whose family has been transformed by support from their local church and our partner network, Red Viva Paraguay. Continue reading

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