Below is a sample of some of the projects which UWC students have made a difference in Africa with GoMakeADifference’s support.
Hydro-Pure — Lethoso, South Africa – (2021)
HydroPure involved construction of the excavation trenches, inserting pipes in the ground, backfilling, and installing the three standpipes – activities performed by the villagers under the instruction and supervision of a plumber and water engineer. This doubled the water taps spread across the village, feeding roughly into 600 households.
Live It, Learn It — Bwaise, Uganda – (2021)
Live it Learn it — otherwise known as L&L — is a science club for primary school students, dedicated to reinforcing classroom knowledge through low-cost experiments and real-world examples.
Mpaka Keepod Project — Mpaka Refugee Camp, Eswatini – (2020)
To provide Keepod devices with offline academic resources for students in Mpaka Refugee Camp.
Bosofe Ha Se Thohako — Lesotho, Lesotho – (2020)
To spread awareness about albinism and donate sunscreen to Basotho with albinism.
Reducing period poverty in Liberia sustainably — Monrovia, Liberia – (2020)
The project focuses on providing inmate information and workshops on the production of reusable pads
Clean and Green Sudan — Khartoum and Dongola, Sudan – (2020)
The project aims to share awareness about the environment and plant 1000 trees
A FRESH SEEDLING IN MASAKA. — MASAKA, Uganda – (2020)
Bringing food in form of crop farming and clean water to the rural areas starting with schools.
CONSTRUCTION OF TOILETS FOR STUDENTS AT WAKATAAYI PRIMARY SCHOOLThe project is about constructing new toilets for the children at this school. — Luwero District, Uganda – (2020)
The project is about constructing new toilets for the children at this school.
i2 am a girl — Addis Ababa, Ethopia – (2020)
Raising awareness about Gender based violence through advocacy that uses creative writing as a tool.
Better teaching environment for better education — Ludewa, Tanzania – (2020)
Creating new toilets at Ludewa Mjini primary school to improve the sanitation condition.