Myanmar Articles

10 ways to support UWS this Christmas

10 ways to get involved, starting with... Let’s build a school. The focus of our Christmas Appeal 2013 is Burma. Our campaign target is £5,000. £10,000 will build a school in Myanmar in early 2014. With around half of this already pledged, we have an opportunity to...

The UWS Christmas Appeal 2013

Let’s build a school. The focus of our Christmas Appeal 2013 is Burma. Our campaign target is £5,000. £10k will build a school in Burma in early 2014.

Burma Report and Five Village Proposal for New Schools

Burma Report and Five Village Proposal for New Schools

Update on progress, May, 2014, from Chris In May 2013, Chris Howarth, UWS Founder and Director, returned from a research trip to Burma.  During the trip Chris examined locations for building UWS schools. The recommendation is that UWS works in 5 villages as a pilot....

Breaking news from our developments in Burma, June 2013

We’ve just got back from a recent reconnaissance to the remote and beautiful Shan State. Away from the tourist trails, foreigners may cause some trepidation for the tribal people with whom we are hoping to work, but genuine warmth and hospitality have greeted us...

UWS Retrospect and Prospect, January 2013

When I became Chairman of UWS a year ago I believed that its highly effective work and the sustainable, low cost business model had the potential to be rolled out across the globe. After my first year, I’m even more convinced of this. I am very proud of the...

United World Schools 2012 Review

UWS 2012 in numbers! Merry Christmas one and all, thanks, as ever, for all the support. 3000 + ethnic minority children are able to attend school, from 1100 different families, with 60 percent enrolled and regularly attending one of the 13 UWS Cambodia schools where...
UWS Westminster Debut, November 2012

UWS Westminster Debut, November 2012

UWS Daniel Charles Mouawad (CEO) and Tim Howarth (COO) pictured, were pleased and honoured to have been invited to present to The All Party Parliamentary Group for Cambodia (a section of the UK government representing all parties and the House of Lords). The Group...
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