On Wednesday, 23rd August, members of the Kwali team commemorated World Slave Trade Day with a CAD.
Ibukun held a personal CAD on Thursday, 24th August at her Inclusive Neighbourhood Space (INS) at Lambata. She focused on malnutrition related diseases. Inspired by the fact that there was little knowledge among Nigerians on the dangers of a poor diet; Ibukun decided to teach the next generation about a healthy diet.Read more "IBUKUN’S COMMUNITY ACTION DAY ON MALNUTRITION RELATED DISEASES"
Happy held her personal CAD on ‘better parenting’ at her Inclusive Neighbourhood Space in Lambata. Her inspiration for the event came from the large relationship distance observed between most parents and their children, and she hoped her CAD could bridge that gap.Read more "HAPPY’S COMMUNITY ACTION DAY ON BETTER PARENTING"
Part of what makes the VSO ICS journey so special is the various interesting characters you meet across the community. Because of this, Team Kwali member Adam has decided to create a weekly series called, ‘Humans of Kwali’, in which he can share the stories of the great people the group has met whilst on placement.Read more "HUMANS OF KWALI 2017 (VOL.5)"
After weeks of teaching, the countless amount of chalk used and constant repetition, the time had finally come for the ‘Spelling Bee Competition’ on Tuesday, 22nd August.Read more "COMMUNITY ACTION DAY – SPELLING BEE COMPETITION"
On Wednesday 23rd August, Gift and Aoibhin held the penultimate ACD on the topic ‘Terrorism’. With the incessant global issues surrounding terrorism in the world, the ACD posted an avenue for interesting discussions.Read more "ACTIVE CITIZENSHIP DAY – TERRORISM"
The CAD, put on in recognition of World Mosquito Day (20th August 2017), was organised by the team’s Mosquito Committee consisting of three volunteers – Lana, Zainab, Maureen and Niamh.Read more "COMMUNITY ACTION DAY – WORLD MOSQUITO DAY"
One of the spaces with the most outstanding name, PILOT is this week’s INS in focus. Pilot INS is facilitated by volunteers Kafayat and Chinasa and supported by community volunteers (CVs), Clement and Funke.Read more "INCLUSIVE NEIGHBOURHOOD SPACE (INS) IN FOCUS: PILOT (VOL.6)"
With their joint passion for fashion and the Personal Development and Community Development ambitions of the VSO ICS programme in mind, volunteers Gift and Zainab chose to have Kwali’s first-ever runway show tagged ‘KWALI FASHION SHOW’ as their personal CAD event.Read more "GIFT & ZAINAB’S COMMUNITY ACTION DAY ON FASHION FOR DEVELOPMENT"
Adam, Miracle and Maureen held their own ACD on LGBTQ rights on Wednesday, 16th August 2017.Read more "ACTIVE CITIZENSHIP DAY – LGBTQ RIGHTS"