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Celebrating International Women’s Day 2017! #BeBoldForChange

Celebrating International Women’s Day 2017! #BeBoldForChange

We promote gender equality in all of our schools, ensuring that even in cultures where this is not the norm, girls have the chance to learn to read, write and count. By investing in girls’ education in all UWS schools, our objective is to help young women to grow up as active citizens in their communities, creating better prospects for their families and futures.

Brand new school bags!

Brand new school bags!

Whilst children here in the UK wait in anticipation for Christmas gifts, hundreds of students across Cambodia, Myanmar and Nepal have been excited over the past few weeks to receive a brand new UWS school bag!

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.

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.

UWS opens its first school in Nepal!

UWS opens its first school in Nepal!

Early May marked one year since the devastating Nepal earthquakes, the second of which had its epicentre very close to the planned UWS hub of Sankhuwasabha, in Eastern Nepal. One year on, and we are thrilled to announce that Sankhuwasabha is no longer a ‘planned’ UWS...
Developing Student Leaders

Developing Student Leaders

At the core of our UWS model is the desire for our school partnerships to be reciprocal. For our UK and international partners to experience tangible benefits from supporting a specific community in Cambodia, Myanmar or Nepal. One example of this in 2016 has been from...
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