Instilling passion for hospitality into young South African women is the main goal, albeit not the only one, of Westwold College, a tourism and hotel business technical training centre based in Johannesburg.
The project takes place in one of the poorest areas of Kenya, where malaria, respiratory diseases and cholera abound. It is intended for the provision of basic healthcare assistance and prevention for the beneficiaries for a period of ten years.
Although over the last few years worldwide poverty levels have decreased remarkably, there are still more than 1,200 million people living in conditions of extreme poverty. Many of them, specially women and girls, suffer from a lack of quality education and proper healthcare assistance.
Positive leadership: Helping us grow" is an initiative by Youth Anoia, a group of young residents in Igualada interested in learning more about young leaders, leisure managing and volunteering, that has received the support of The European Union this year.
The judges of the IX Digital Photography Competition for volunteering youth have given the following awards.
The district of Les Corts held the volunteer festival again this year, within the program of activities organised as part of the larger Annual Festival.
This is the motto that encourages the Kimlea Technical Training Centre students. One Kianda Foundation project that aims to provide quality and personalized education to women and girls who otherwise would not have access to it.
Construction on the new campus of the Kamalini Training School, in New Delhi, is making good progress. While the syllabus for it has already been settled.
"Cooperation and Solidarity close to home" is the subject of the round table discussion which will take place in the Can Deu Civic Centre, Plaça de la Concòrdia 13, Barcelona, on Monday 7 October, at 6.30pm, as part of the district's Annual Festival.