I arrived in the England on Friday 29th August 2014 with immense excitement being my first time to leave Uganda. I was stunned by the cultural difference or call it -the cultural shock-. The English people smile even where I myself think that it’s not necessary. For the first few days in the England, my cheeks hurt due to over smiling. I am now used to and appreciate the beauty of random smiling. When I arrived at Pestalozzi, I wondered how my life was like to live in such a multi-cultural and multi-faith community. When in Pestalozzi, it feels like one is moving around three continents (Africa, Asia, and South America) at the same time because ..Read More
This monitoring was carried out during the last week of September 2014. Despite the short period of implementation, the findings of the monitoring exercise are impressive because all the schools monitored have already started on a number of activities such as; established girls clubs with elected executive members, held radio talk shows by some schools like... Read More
We are pleased to announce the Commonwealth Secretariat Results for Scholarships tenable in the United Kingdom in the year 2016. I am sure that the Commonwealth Secretariat has already contacted the successful candidates. The results are attached to this email and please join us at FAWE RS in celebrating the Awardees. Overall we managed to have 11 of our 47 shortlisted applicants selected by the Commonwealth Secretariat Commission to study in universities of their choice in the UK . Among the 11 selected applicants;
- One applicant has been kept on hold pending queries from the Commonwealth Secretariat
- One applicant was selected but withdrew after accepting another scholarship offer.
- One applicant is a priority reserve
- 8 applicants are sure to received their awards.
In terms of country representation 9 Kenyans were selected, 1 Zimbabwean and 1 Ugandan.
As part of the efforts to supplement Government policy on the teaching of Science and Mathematics, FAWE Uganda since 2012 is one of the Chapters that has been participating in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fair competitions. STEM is an initiative that is supported by INTEL through FAWE Regional Secretariat..Read More