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Kamiraphete preschool

1st November 2018: This is Kamiraphete preschool, which has about 20 students and three carers. Magret, on the left, has come with her two assistants (interns who have completed their MSCE as part of the WfZ Girl Child Student project) to do a little training with the...

Embangweni Preschools

6th October 2018: One of the pillars of our Educational projects are preschools. Its the beginning and If kids don't start before the school entry age of  six they are often lost and never attend school. Last time in Malawi i met the leaders and community of...

Preschool

10th September 2018: This is Miriam, our head of Preschool education and official trainer for Carers and Committees who run preschools in our extended area sometimes up to 200 km from our base in Mzuzu. This one is close to home in Salisbury Line, where the carers...

Preschools in Embangweni

20th August 2018: Yesterday Alfred and Benjamin drove the 180km to an area called Embangweni to install 22 more pumps. They brought Miriam and Margaret with them to introduce preschool training for Caregivers and Communities. They have 50 CBO's (Community Based Organisations) each with a rudimentary preschool but...

Preschool Training

19th July 2018: From Miriam:   [vc_column_text el_class="indent-message"] Hello boss, I was invited by the Office of Social Welfare to have the training of caregivers and committee of Bala area. They had the funding to give to the caregivers during the workshop. And they invited WfZ office under preschool department to conduct...

Training in Preschools

18th July 2018: After years assisting rural communities to set up and run pre-schools, the Ministry have finally come around to our way of thinking and invited Miriam and Margaret to do our training course for carers and management committees in eight schools, in Bala about...

Another Preschool on the move

10th July 2018: With the number now at seventy two the need for preschools just continues to grow. Even the poorest realise that education is a possible route out of the dire poverty they endure. Formal education by the state begins at six, and now even the...

Preschools

12th June 2018: Very early in our life in Malawi we discovered that clean water was the first need in every village. But strangely (maybe for us) preschools was always second on the list rural Malawian people value, as my parents did in Roscommon all these years...

Preschool Rollout

6th June 2018: PRESCHOOL  VISITATION FONCO PRESCHOOL Number of children present: 35 Caregivers: 2 This is a community preschool which started in 2009. They have never had any workshop or training from the Government or anyone else until Wells for Zoë helped them with phase 1 and 2 workshop which...