Schools reopen in Uganda after the world's longest closure

After nearly two years of closures – the world’s longest school closure - Uganda reopened schools last week, sending millions of students back to the classroom. Read more

A (half) marathon effort for Windle!

Congratulations and a huge thank you to alumnus Ghebre for raising a massive £1,672 for education. Read more

Education is the greatest gift you can give this Christmas

We did it! We raised over £90,000 for girls' education in our Big Give Christmas Challenge. Read more

New partnership will support girls in Uganda to improve menstrual hygiene

Windle International Uganda has partnered with SDG Youth (South Korea) on a new project in Nakivale Refugee Settlement. Read more

“An unforgettable day”: First ever Windle DAFI conference held in Somalia

Over 100 participants attended two events in Hargeisa and Mogadishu in July, 2021. Read more

Successful programme sees children returning to school in South Sudan

Thanks to funding from UNICEF, Windle Trust International supports children back to school after 14 months away from the classroom. Read more

Celebrating the remarkable contribution of James Aryam

This year we are marking World Refugee Day by celebrating the the huge contribution made to Windle by James Aryam. Read more

Why girls' education will transform society

To mark International Women's Day we've launched a short film with Windle International Kenya's executive director, Phyllis Mureu. Read more

New project will bring improved learning outcomes to thousands of children

Solar lamps and books will see nearly 15,000 secondary school students in Kakuma Refugee Camp benefit. Read more

Windle poised to provide emergency education in Sudan

Pace of Ethiopian refugee arrivals in Sudan unseen in the last two decades, says the UN Refugee Agency. Read more

Five ways Covid-19 has affected education in Eastern Africa

Education is particularly affected by Covid-19 as schools and universities closed in Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan and Uganda. Read more

Secondary Education in Africa: Preparing Youth for the Future of Work

We welcome Mastercard Foundation’s new report recognising the crucial role of secondary education. Read more

Keeping education going in South Sudan, despite the pandemic

Despite the obvious challenges of providing education in a pandemic, Windle students in South Sudan are reporting some significant benefits to learning remotely. Read more

Our response to the COVID-19 pandemic

Find out how Windle International is responding to the global COVID-19 pandemic, and how it is impacting education for refugees and conflict-affected communities in East Africa. Read more

Windle innovation shared at UN Global Refugee Forum

One of our innovative approaches to address overcrowded schools in Kenya is being celebrated in Geneva. Read more

Windle International Uganda named best in country at top awards

We've been named Best International Education Humanitarian NGO of the Year at the Visionaries of Uganda Awards. Read more

Double your donations this December!

Donate to us through the Big Give Christmas Challenge and help us provide more opportunities for education and training. Read more