Month: July 2012

Olympic message from our staff in Ethiopia

While the world’s eyes are on the opening of the London 2012, we at Link Ethiopia’s Offices in Gondar and Bishoftu would like to express our delight at the hosting of this round of the Olympic by London. For Link Ethiopia’s team, whose half side operates in London and the other half here in Ethiopia, the …

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Connecting Classrooms

Interested in developing yourself with relevant skills to tackle global themes in the classroom? Connecting Classrooms, a new global education programme, funded by the British Council and the Department for International Development (DFID), has resources for schools. It’s designed to help young people become responsible global citizens, as well as giving them the skills to …

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African Olympic Champions

With a week to go until the start of the London 2012 Olympics, the BBC has featured ten of Africa’s most significant Olympic champions, almost a third of whom are Ethiopian. The full article is here and below are Ethiopia’s shining stars. Abebe Bikila “Abebe Bikila was the first black African to win Olympic …

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Abyot Fray is no longer water free!

We have managed to provide the children of Abyot Fray Primary school with a fantastic water tap system which has five taps on each side allowing many children to access the water at once. It provides clean water all year round. We would like to send out a huge Thank you to Sybil Sheridan without whom …

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Together We Learn - Ethiopia