On the front line of health care in Burkina Faso

Health services are currently under pressure throughout the world and Burkina Faso is no exception. In a country that the United Nations Development Programme regularly ranks as amongst the five poorest in the world, resources in Burkina Faso are scarce and support...

And then there were three

Recruiting and retainimg high quality teachers for rural schools remains a constant pressure for our local partebrs. However committed the staff, with teachers in short supply in Burkina Faso, the temptation to move to city schools, where the standard of living for...

Responding to the need

Our local partners in Burkina Faso are offering immediate, practical help to families displaced by the recent insecurity in parts of the country. Areas of the north and east have seen a recent rise in attacks by militants. Many familes have been forced to flee to safe...

And the ‘scores’ are in

It may not be the shortest or apparently the most exciting document to read, but our latest annual report and audited accounts, just published, have a great story to tell. Thanks to the generous support of so many people and organisations, we are able, through its...

Coming soon to a school in Burkina Faso

Construction work on the latest improvements to the school we support at Soulyale are nearing completion. Fully funded by a generous donor, a new teachers’ house will be finished in the next few weeks.,  This is the third such house we have provided at the...

Race to support Burkina Faso

Members of the former MAD group in Scotland are continuing their support for our work In Burkina Faso with a fundraising ‘race night’ planned in April Hosted in the Milltimber Community Centre Building, in Aberdeenshire, the eveing will begin from 7.30 pm...