First computer classes in Rwamwanja

First computer classes in Rwamwanja

In 2017 we were proud to receive support from Electric Aid for our hub in Rwamwanja refugee settlement in South West Uganda.

Chrissie Thompson
April 11, 2018
Padraic and Neil raise £2,040.27 at Lisbon Marathon

Padraic and Neil raise £2,040.27 at Lisbon Marathon

A huge thanks to Padraic Fahy and Neil Grogan, who raised £2,040.27 for Xavier…

Chrissie Thompson
April 1, 2018
Xavier Project partners with Enuma to launch Kitkit School

Xavier Project partners with Enuma to launch Kitkit School

At the end of 2017, Xavier Project were proud to partner with Enuma to launch KitKit School, a tablet-based learning application in Kalobeyei Primary School in Kakuma.

Chrissie Thompson
January 19, 2018
Xavier Project opens Amani Learning Centre in partnership with UNHCR

Xavier Project opens Amani Learning Centre in partnership with UNHCR

In December Xavier Project were proud to see the Amani Learning Centre officially launch on Mombasa Road in Nairobi. The space has been opened in partnership with UNHCR as an after school-learning centre for Congolese, Burundi, South Sudanese and Rwandan refugees aged between 5-17 years old.

Chrissie Thompson
January 19, 2018

Two friends take on two mountains in two days to raise £750 for Xavier Project!

A HUGE thanks to Sam Eykyn and his buddy Noah Brash who took on three mountains last week in aid of Xavier Project. They scaled Cadair Idris in Wales on Monday, with Alastair, Sam’s father.  Then on Tuesday Sam, Noah and Alastair climbed Pen y Fan.

Chrissie Thompson
May 3, 2017

Samira Engineering Ltd. donate water tank to Kiboro Primary School, Nairobi

Everyone at Xavier Project would like to say a huge thank you to Samura Engineering Ltd who have kindly donated a 5,000 Litre water tank to Kiboro Primary School in Mathare, Nairobi as part of our Operation Enda Shuleni Project.

Chrissie Thompson
April 19, 2017

Tamuka gets structures in place in Kakuma

The construction of a new Tamuka hub in Kakuma Refugee Settlement has been completed at SAVIC (Solidarity & Advocacy for Vulnerable Individuals in Crisis). Xavier Project have partnered with SAVIC who have been established in the camp for a while and have good access to refugee communities within the camp.

Chrissie Thompson
April 19, 2017

Last Chance: Xavier Project Ball, London

Join us on Saturday 13th May at the Thames Rowing Club, London for an…

Chrissie Thompson
April 13, 2017

Help Xavier Project #OpenDoors this festive season

As 2016 draws to a close and the school year comes to an end…

Chrissie Thompson
November 25, 2016

Come together with friends and family to sponsor a ‘house’ of secondary students

#OpenDoors for refugee children by sponsoring a ‘house’ of five children through secondary school. We…

Chrissie Thompson
November 25, 2016

Start 2017 with a splash and sign up to do a sponsored New Year’s Day swim

As part of our festive #OpenDoors campaign we’re asking you to brave the outdoors…

Chrissie Thompson
November 25, 2016

Xavier Project explores new opportunities at Washington D.C during mEducation Symposium 

Xavier Project has been treading new ground in the USA this year with three…

Dougie Mwangi
November 4, 2016
Dougie Mwangi
November 2, 2016

Xavier project launches ENEZA programme in Turkana North and West

After the successful launch of Eneza, an SMS based revision tool in Dadaab and…

Dougie Mwangi
November 2, 2016

'Apres Un Reve' live performance at St. Mary's Church in Fairford aids XP

An evening of exquisite music was held at St. Mary’s Church in Fairford on…

Dougie Mwangi
October 6, 2016

The Tamuka team head to Rwamwanja, Uganda

In late July, the Tamuka team travelled from Kampala to the Rwamwanja settlement in…

Dougie Mwangi
September 15, 2016

100 refugee children start English course in Kampala

This month saw the Uganda education team launch an intensive English course for a…

Dougie Mwangi
September 15, 2016

Xavier Project visits Kakuma refugee camp

At the beginning of July, Xavier Project and Eneza Education staff, in partnership with…

Mary Rowlatt
July 30, 2016

A pledge for gender parity: International Women's Day

On 8th March 2016 UNHCR and implementing partners celebrated International women’s day in Nairobi,…

Mary Rowlatt
March 15, 2016

Fresh ideas in exchange for free school places

There are significant challenges for refugees acquiring primary education in any Ugandan primary school….

Mary Rowlatt
February 26, 2016

From XP School Graduate to XP Employee

Starting last December, Tamuka has given ten of our XP-sponsored school graduates the opportunity…

Mary Rowlatt
February 2, 2016

ENEZA: Tech-education without borders

In 2016 we will be building on our pilot with ENEZA Education to deliver…

Mary Rowlatt
January 25, 2016

New horizons for refugee livelihoods!

One of the biggest challenges facing urban refugees in Kenya is their ability to…

Mary Rowlatt
October 5, 2015

"I define me" Xavier Project summer camps

In August we held our annual summer camps in Nairobi and Kampala for the primary…

Mary Rowlatt
September 10, 2015