Volunteer diary: Celebrating Valentine's Day in Nepal

After fundraising for UWS while attending a Partner School, Jessica travelled to Nepal to volunteer in one of our community schools. Read more about her time there. Read more

Myanmar: "I prayed everyday for covid-19 to disappear from the world"

Daw Kar is a mother living in a remote community in Myanmar. She told us about the effects of coronavirus on her family. Read more

Myanmar: "I'm a teacher, but I've had to close my school since March"

Stellar is a teacher working in a remote community in Myanmar. She told us about the effects of coronavirus on her rural village and how she is helping her students through the pandemic. Read more

Myanmar: "I would like to go back to school now, but I can't"

We spoke to Soe May, a 12 year old girl living in a remote community in Myanmar. She told us about the effects of coronavirus on her rural village and her education. Read more

Meet the teacher raising awareness about covid-19

Tulashi is a community teacher in Nepal. She told us about the effects of Nepal’s strict lockdown on her community and how she is taking an active role in supporting families. Read more

The Chief bringing education to his village

The Wan Yang village chief smiled when he showed us their bright school bursting with children, because it hadn’t always been that way... Read more

The teacher creating a plastic-free school

Meet the students and teachers from UWS Kalleri School and find out how they're driving change in their community. Read more

From student to teacher

In 2010, Bopha began attending UWS Tien School. Ten years later, she has now returned as a teaching assistant. Read more