Archive for 2010

Find out what has been happening with Highlands Hope Umbrella
and all of our partners

Bishop’s students get community support in Njombe

Ariane Desmarais-Michaud and Kathryn Hansen are Political Studies students from Bishop's University in Canada doing a second installment in an ongoing study project of the situation of orphans and vulnerable children in Njombe and being recognized for their commitment to building a knowledge-base for change.

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Update from Ariane and Kathryn in Njombe

Kathryn Hansen and Ariane Desmarais-Michaud are students from Bishop's University looking at the support given to vulnerable children in public schools in Njombe. They're working under the supervision of the Kibena Women's Association and in collaboration with the Kibena Youth organization.

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Update from Bishop’s University students in Njombe

A quick update from Bishop's University students Ariane Desmarais-Michaud and Kathryn Hansen on their research effort in partnership with the Kibena Women's Association and KYOFI, both Highlands Hope affiliated community organizations.

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Terry’s Tanzania

In January 2006, Montreal’s famed Gazette cartoonist Terry Mosher (Aislin) traveled to the Southern Highlands of the East African nation of Tanzania to visit Highlands Hope.

He captured the beauty, the heartbreak and the courageous determination of Highlands Hope activists like nurse Betty Liduke, community-organizer Jackson Mbogela, and the men, women and children who make the Makete and Njombe Districts of Tanzania a very special place.

Take a look at Terry’s scrapbook