Start 2017 with a splash and sign up for a New Year’s Day swim

We’re asking you to brave the outdoors and take a dip in the icy sea on News Year’s Day for an important cause.

Chrissie Thompson
November 25, 2016

Exploring opportunities during mEducation Symposium at Washington D.C

Our CEO and the Director of Tamuka in Kenya were invited to the mEducation Symposium in Washington D.C.

Dougie Mwangi
November 4, 2016

“If many refugees have been through worse hardships than me and came out stronger, so can I!”

Maxi shares her experience of overcoming hardships as a refugee and coming out stronger.

Dougie Mwangi
November 2, 2016

Xavier project launches ENEZA programme in Turkana North and West

The ENEZA programme serves as an incentive to attract out of school children back to school and to improve retention.

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

Celebrating World Refugee Day

World Refugee Day was celebrated around the globe on 20th June to raise awareness…

Mary Rowlatt
July 2, 2015

Easter Camp in Uganda

Reading, debates, community service, art projects, games, field trips! During the course of two…

Mary Rowlatt
May 20, 2015


Xavier Project has been working on a new theatrical programme! It’s called OnStage 2015…
March 18, 2015

2015 Conference

The Ugandan team have complained for a while that we need to eventually have…
March 12, 2015

For the Love of Reading

Thursday 7th February was a very exciting day for me as after a month…
March 9, 2015

Tamuka Hub Launch - Nairobi

After months of planning and preparation it was hugely exciting to see Tamuka Hub…
March 1, 2015


The recent conference held in Namanga in February reminded me to be grateful that…

Edmund Rous-Eyre
June 19, 2014