Photo of teacher in Kakuma

Expanding Access Improving Quality Transforming Lives

Education has an unparalleled ability to open doors, create opportunities and change the way we think.  At Windle, education is our passion - from primary schools in remote villages to universities with a global reputation for excellence.

"Education is a human right with immense power to transform.” Kofi Annan

Scholarships

Through sponsoring refugees and others affected by conflict in Africa at secondary, vocational and tertiary level, the Trust is developing the technical expertise and professional skills to strengthen institutions, diminish gender-based inequalities and reduce the risks of social division.

Latest News

Girls studying in Kakuma Refugee Camp, Kenya - Windle Trust International

As thousands of people flee outbreaks of violence in the Tigray region of Ethiopia and seek refuge in Sudan, the focus from international aid agencies will rightly be on ensuring the very basic of needs are met – shelter, food, water. But we must not forget the importance of keeping children and young people in education, says Windle International CEO Dr Marangu Njogu. If we are going to find a long-term, peaceful solution to conflict in the region, education is the key.

Grace at International Students' House - Windle Trust International

When the current Covid-19 situtation first struck the UK, WTI Postgraduate Scholars were asked whether they would prefer to stay in the UK or to return home. All chose to stay until the end of their courses. They've each written a few words about how they've been coping and how the virus is affecting their lives.

Damaris​

University of Sussex

Windle Trust International - A student arrives riding a bicycle to attend the morning session at the ECSS Timbiro Secondary School in Yambio, Western Equatoria, South Sudan

In a constantly changing situation, Windle Trust International is adapting operations to meet the challenge of continuing to provide essential services to ensure that those affected by conflict and marginalisation can continue to access quality education whilst also maintaining the health and wellbeing of all staff and beneficiaries as of paramount importance. ​

 

What is Windle Trust International doing in South Sudan?