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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


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.

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WTI Postgraduate Programme scholars at Magdalen College, Oxford - social distancing, masks

From Friday 30th July to Sunday 1st August, WTI scholars were hosted in the picturesque and historic Magdalen College, Oxford. Here, Postgraduate Programme students actively participated in workshops on Values Based Leadership and job hunting skills, as well as enjoying the social side of things and competing for glory in the ever-challenging “Windle Olympics”.

Children showing school supplies to the UNICEF delegation to confirm that they had received them

Walter, accompanied by a UNICEF delegation, inspected the Yambio KFW project sites as part of a 3-day donor visit on the 14th-16th July 2021. This included meeting with implementing partners, including WTI, to find out more about the organisations and the work they do on the ground as well as visits to a number of schools and to the KFW funded water facilities constructed in Ikpiro. Walter and the team spent time interacting with pupils at the schools, as well as holding meetings with the schools’ administrations and the Parent-Teacher Associations.

We are delighted to announce that WTI have been selected as a host organisation for the Commonwealth Scholarships Commission’s (CSC) Professional Fellowships programme from January – April 2022. The theme of this years’ Professional Fellowships is girls’ education, and WTI will be running a 3-month Programme Manager training programme for mid-career professionals working in girls education organisations in development contexts in Africa.