Where Do They Belong? The Question of Citizenship for Host-Born Refugees

Where Do They Belong? The Question of Citizenship for Host-Born Refugees

Paul Nandia, Project Officer, discusses the need to allow refugees born in Kenya the opportunity to fully assimilate into society, including offering them citizenship.

Paul Nandia
July 16, 2020
The Power of Knowing: Empowering Refugee Parents of Children with Disabilities

The Power of Knowing: Empowering Refugee Parents of Children with Disabilities

Katarina Fandlova, Programme Lead, discusses why educating refugee parents about their children’s disabilities allows both them and their children to live more fulfilled lives.

Katarina Fandlova
July 8, 2020
Refugee Girls Need Educational Support Now More Than Ever

Refugee Girls Need Educational Support Now More Than Ever

Lawrence Njoroge, Education Officer, discusses why many refugees need educational support now more so than ever, and what Xavier Project is doing to facilitate this.

Lawrence Njoroge
June 25, 2020
Why Localisation Will Change The Development And Humanitarian Sector

Why Localisation Will Change The Development And Humanitarian Sector

Mildred Mugenya, Finance Lead, discusses the role localising humanitarian aid will change the face of development and the Humanitarian sector in years to come.

Mildred Mugenya
June 23, 2020
The Refugee Leaders Creating A Brighter Future For Their Communities

The Refugee Leaders Creating A Brighter Future For Their Communities

Justin Abumbah, Education Officer, discusses the role of leaders in the refugee community, and how they are working to propel their communities into a brighter future in this trying time.

Justin Abumbah
June 19, 2020
Helping CBOs navigate hierarchies in the development sector

Helping CBOs navigate hierarchies in the development sector

Matt Hopewell, Programme Lead in Uganda, discusses the role Xavier Project is playing in bridging the gap between CBOs and Inter-Governmental Organisations.

Matthew Hopewell
June 17, 2020
Honouring the unsung heroes of the COVID-19 pandemic

Honouring the unsung heroes of the COVID-19 pandemic

Xavier Project’s Social Business Lead, Carol Kabatanya, reflects on the pivotal role that community leaders have taken on during the COVID-19 pandemic in Uganda.

Carol Kabatanya
June 17, 2020
Producing podcasts to keep our students learning from home

Producing podcasts to keep our students learning from home

The Xavier Project team has produced over 250 podcasts that are being disseminated to our secondary students across East Africa so they can learn from home.

Chrissie Thompson
May 26, 2020
Localising humanitarian aid has been shown to be even more urgent by the COVID-19 crisis

Localising humanitarian aid has been shown to be even more urgent by the COVID-19 crisis

Our CEO and Founder, Edmund Page, shares his thoughts on how COVID-19 is demonstrating why we need a shift in power to strengthen and empower community led responses.

Edmund Page
April 9, 2020
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