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UWS 2015 Annual Report

UWS 2015 Annual Report

2015 was a successful year for UWS. More children than ever before attended a UWS school as we expanded our operations in Cambodia, opened a new hub in Myanmar and began work in Nepal. Read the full report here.

Rains, Rice and Ropai…

Rains, Rice and Ropai…

Whilst a rainy summer is almost an accepted and inevitable part of being British, it is nothing compared to the countries in which we work. In Cambodia, Myanmar and Nepal, the arrival of summer means only one thing – monsoon! During these months, it is estimated that...
The Global Education Monitoring Report calls for action!

The Global Education Monitoring Report calls for action!

Yesterday was the launch of this year’s Unesco Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report. The aim of the report is to provide independent monitoring on the progress of the Sustainable Development Goal 4 (SDG 4), as set out in the 2015 UN General Assembly, which seeks...
Six schools in Nepal!

Six schools in Nepal!

The past few months have been busy for the UWS Nepal team! Since the inauguration of our first school in May, a further 4 schools have been completed, and another building project is already underway. This means that we will soon have 6 schools in the Sankhuwasabha district of East Nepal.

Commitment to quality: teacher training in Cambodia

Commitment to quality: teacher training in Cambodia

School’s out for summer (or, monsoon season!), but that has not dampened the efforts at our community schools. Earlier this month our Cambodian education team led teacher training sessions for the community teachers, using some of the interactive materials provided in our classrooms.

Fundraising ideas to get you started

Fundraising ideas to get you started

We continue to be inspired by the imaginative ways in which UWS supporters fundraise for our schools. We have also seen that this hard work is not something that has to forfeit on the ‘fun’. If you’d like to get involved, but are feeling in need of some inspiration, here is a quick round up of our favourite, fun, and very feasible fundraising activities to incorporate into your home, workplace and local community.

Educate A Child signs agreement with United World Schools

Educate A Child signs agreement with United World Schools

Educate A Child (EAC), a programme of the Qatar based Education Above All Foundation (EAA), has signed a three year agreement with United World Schools (UWS), a UK registered charity, to provide quality primary education to over 33,000 out of school children across remote and marginalised communities in Cambodia, Myanmar and Nepal.

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