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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


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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Students in class at Ager-Gun primary school, Rumbek

Windle Trust International (“WTI”) challenges poverty and inequality by expanding access to and improving the quality of education and training, and by inspiring and supporting leadership for social justice. Our priority is communities affected by conflict, neglect or discrimination, with a particular emphasis on refugees and internally displaced groups.

Sule - A Windle Trust International Scholar at Bangor University

Sule knew what he wanted to do with his life when he was 6 years old. Overcoming the obstacles of war, health, and poverty, he's spent the rest of his life making sure that he gets there.

Name: Sule

From: South Sudan, resident in Uganda

Currently Studying At: Bangor University

Currently Studying: MSc Public Health and Health Promotion

Damaris running a workshop

Damaris has been supporting others since she was an undergraduate, working with women and girls and striving towards their empowerment.

Name: Damaris

From: Kenya

Currently Studying At: The University of Sussex

Currently Studying: MA Gender and Development