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UWS supporters take on the Mongol Rally

UWS supporters take on the Mongol Rally

UWS supporters Freddie and Allie are preparing to take on ‘the greatest motoring adventure on the planet’, The Mongol Rally. The pair will be driving more than 20,000 km across Europe and Asia, beginning their journey in England and ending it in Ulan Ude, in Siberian Russia, all in aid of UWS.

Spotlight on UWS Jong Ra

Spotlight on UWS Jong Ra

UWS Jong Ra opened two years ago. Today, under the leadership of a committed headteacher, the village’s first ever school is thriving. Entering the school, the first thing you notice are a number of signs with proverbs, praising the value of hard work, education and...
Beyond the Bike: Cycling Cambodia for UWS

Beyond the Bike: Cycling Cambodia for UWS

At the end of March, 17 intrepid UWS supporters took up the challenge to cycle 300 kilometres through rural and remote Cambodia in 35 degree heat.  The challenge was to visit as many of the UWS Cambodia schools and communities as possible over the course of 6 days to...
6000 Cambodian Children in UWS Schools

6000 Cambodian Children in UWS Schools

Cambodia was the start of UWS operations in 2008. Educational opportunities in rural areas of the country were sparse and thousands of children had no opportunity to learn how to read, write and count. Eight years on, in January 2016, 6,000 children attended one of...
New Year… New School!

New Year… New School!

UWS Gnang Som Thom We have a number of schools in development in Cambodia, Myanmar and Nepal. It was fantastic to welcome in the New Year with the completion of UWS Gnang Som Thom. Cambodia’s Country Manager writes: ‘Construction was finished at the start of January...
Merry Christmas from United World Schools

Merry Christmas from United World Schools

2015 has been an extraordinary year for United World Schools.  In line with the ambitious plans we set out, we have reached over 7,500 children, have 35 schools open in Cambodia and Myanmar, with a further 8 school projects in development or about to open in Cambodia,...
Supporters visit UWS Cambodia

Supporters visit UWS Cambodia

We were delighted that the end of November saw our first group trip with major donors and supporters to see our school projects in Cambodia. Vicky Unwin, trustee and sponsor of UWS Kiri Vong Sa School in Cambodia, has reviewed the trip on her blog. To read...
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