I always dreamt of becoming a teacher

In 2010, Bopha began attending UWS Tien School. Ten years later, she has now returned as a teaching assistant, inspiring the next generation of children from her village to achieve their dreams.Read more

Where It All Began...

With nearly 150 schools open across Cambodia, Myanmar and Nepal, we're reflecting on how far we've come since our first school opened in each of these locations.Read more

Meet the team: UWS Community Teacher

Despite having no learning resources or electricity, Rochom was determined to give the children of his village an education. Today he works at a UWS school, teaching over 100 students.Read more


Our Education Officers play an important part in developing our UWS Schools. We like to think of them as our everyday superheroes, and could not do what we do without them.Read more

I want to be a teacher

Nar La is part of the Palaung tribe, one of the poorest groups in Myanmar, and dreams of becoming a teacher.Read more

Meet the team: UWS Library Officer

"My favourite part of the job is decorating and preparing the libraries to help to actively engage the students."Read more

Meet the Team: UWK Education Officer

Meet the latest addition to the United World Kindergarten Team!Read more

Transforming Lives in cambodia

Students describe the positive impact of their new UWS school in Ka Narng Ket, Cambodia.Read more

Transforming a derelict school

In 2016 UWS replaced a community's derelict school. Read about the transformation of UWS Hang Svart School here.Read more

I want to be an engineer

Before UWS Mude School was built, Pasang didn’t have the opportunity to attend school. Read his story here.Read more

Next, I want to go to University

The first time Pisey stepped foot in a classroom he was 8 years oldRead more

Dreaming of becoming a doctor

The construction of a school in Helu Besi community in Nepal has created new opportunitiesRead more