Development Assistance for Rural Education

supporting community education among pastoralist groups in northern Kenya

Young Teens

In our current circumstances, it is the older kids that it is most difficult for us to support properly. Yet in many ways this is the very group that needs the most help. Younger kids need comfort and food, if they get that they are generally happy. These older children, 12 to 16, have more …

The Class of 2023

2023 has been an extremely challenging year for all the students of Olng’arua School, but those who were studying for their final exams have suffered the most. Eight of them were due to take their KCPE exams in November, and six of them did.  We are extremely proud of them for sticking with it, through …

Back by Popular Demand….

There are no classrooms, there is no kitchen, there is no water…… but apparently the kids don’t care. They kept coming to the school anyway while the staff were clearing up, so Maryanne (Olng’arua School’s wonderful cook) thought she would start making them lunch. Then the teachers thought that they could be doing a few …

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