Ahmed Maalim, 19 years - Kenya
A third born in a family of 8, and the only one who has had a chance in
education this far, Ahmed’s father passed on while he was in Class 7 in 2003.
Narrates Ahmed, “This was just few months after my aunt transferred me to Nyeri
from Moyale where she could enroll me to a school. Soon after she got divorced,
and I was taken a children’s home. But i could not cope because most of the
children were taking drugs. I approached the head teacher at Nyamachaki Primary
school and begged him to give me a chance in his school.
FAWE HAS A NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
On behalf of The Executive Committee, the entire Network, the Management and staff of the Regional Secretariat of FAWE Africa, I am pleased to announce the appointment of Ms Hendrina Doroba as the new Executive Director of FAWE, effective…