The UWS response to the Economist $1 a week school article “Where governments are failing to provide youngsters with a decent education, the private sector is stepping in”.
We are delighted to announce that Meeral Zaheer at St. Christopher’s School has been granted UWS’ first ever Gold Certificate for Global Citizenship!
An update from UWS on the Nepal Earthquake 2015 including details of trusted partners in Nepal who are helping the short term of how you can help.
These images of the flooded road to UWS Takok Phnong School in Eastern Cambodia show just how cut-off these communities can become during the heavy rains, as vehicles are precariously placed on makeshift rafts to reach them from the outside world.
A thank-you to our supporters. 2015 has started well for UWS and, far more importantly, for the communities we serve in Cambodia, Myanmar and now Nepal.
The Warre Family have been brilliant UWS volunteers – offering their treasure (through fund-raising), as well as their time and their talents (through in country volunteering) to support the cause. Here’s a report from Tanja Warre on her family’s Cambodia trip.