Give us a birthday present It’s our birthday! (Well, our belated birthday - forgive us for the delay as we announced this to our donors first). We're so happy to announce that the 4th November, 2019, marks the official date that The Chazuka Project received charity status. An accidental story Alex Hill, Co-Founder and Trustee … Continue reading Look whose birthday it is!
Donate Now ITV’s recent documentary, which followed The Duke and Duchess of Sussex on their African tour, received high acclaim. Tom Bradby’s supportive and sympathetic style questioning style showed the couple in a new light. Despite highlighting the couple’s vulnerability, what cannot be disputed is the love they have for the continent. Both Harry and … Continue reading Why Meghan had to dance
Donate Now Remember your favourite teacher at school? The teacher who believed in you even when you didn’t believe in yourself. She or he who had a profound impact on the adult you became. Teachers come with a full set of superpowers almost undetectable to muggles. The power to not only educate but mediate, counsel and … Continue reading How to be a great teacher
How do young girls in Malawi view their future? For those growing up in rural Malawi, the women who surround them are often marginalised and undertake only traditional roles. If these young girls are not seeing a different way, an alternative path, modelled to them by their elders, then how can they aspire, hope or … Continue reading Harry was there to celebrate women
We are so excited to see the Duke and Duchess of Sussex arrive in Africa. Both the Duke and Duchess adore the continent, referring to it as their second home. All eyes are on Africa, and the Duchess, it seems. Donate Now Championing women The Duchess, beautiful as ever, was seen at the start of … Continue reading Woman Power!
Donate Now It’s back to school for the children of Chazuka! If you walked into the nursery school then 25 beaming faces would shine back at you. Why? Because the children just love being in school. This week, we answer the question: why does learning feel so good? 1st week back at school! Go team … Continue reading Why does learning feel so good?
Donate Now This week at The Chazuka Project, we reflect on the incredible success of Malawi’s, William Kamkwamba. Turning on the lights In rural Wimbe, Malawi, the Kamkwamba family’s farm was struck down by the country’s worst drought for fifty years. Relying on crops for income, the Kamkwamba family could no longer afford for their … Continue reading How can you change the world with a eucalyptus tree, bicycle parts and scrap metal?
This week at The Chazuka Project, we review the educational diet for children in both Malawi and the UK. Primary education in Malawi Malawian children enter primary school at the age of six and stay until they are fourteen years of age. The government does not fund education before the age of six, meaning the … Continue reading Education in Malawi and the U.K.
This week at The Chazuka Project, we are taking a moment to look back on the journey so far. This all started when Alex, aged 23 at the time, came up with the idea to kayak the length of the three Great Lakes of Africa, starting with Lake Malawi… alone. You might assume that Alex … Continue reading How it all began…
The i-teachers team from left to right: Joe, Holly, Natalie, Olivia, Jamie, Shehla, Jack We at The Chazuka Project are very grateful to i-teachers for becoming our first corporate donors! i-teachers is an Education Consultancy offering a first-class recruitment service to schools, graduates and teachers. i-teachers understand just how important great teachers are and recruiting … Continue reading Corporate Donors