News from January 2012

Edward "the Confessor" has left his world

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For the past two and a half years, we have been keeping chickens at Jericho (the name of our compound.)

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Den_breejen_2011 Posted by Aart and Geesje den Breejen on Mon, 30 Jan 2012 | 1 comments | Visit Aart and Geesje den Breejen's blog

Turkey from Rwanda, New Year in Uganda and 3 years in Burundi

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Where has January gone? Life seems to be going extremely fast for Alison in Burundi. Here she looks back to Christmas and New Year as well as training courses she’s been running and the Le Rucher School of Reconciliation she and her colleagues are attending in Kigali.

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Alison_28_march_2011_001 Posted by Alison Gill on Sun, 29 Jan 2012 | 0 comments | Visit Alison Gill's blog

We are what we wear...

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Wearing a uniform gives you a status. It is clear to everyone who sees you what you do, therefore immediately giving you the level of respectability that comes with your job. So it was not surprising then that the housekeepers at Kiwoko wanted a part of this action.

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Bakers Posted by Paul and Tania Baker on Thu, 26 Jan 2012 | 2 comments | Visit Paul and Tania Baker's blog

Egypt: One Year On

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Today, many Egyptians gathered in Tahrir Square to remember the start of the revolution one year ago. With the new parliament meeting for the first time and a presidential election ahead, the Most Rev Dr Mouneer Anis (Diocese of Egypt) reflects on these uncertain times for the nation of Egypt.

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Posted by Sarah Caughey on Wed, 25 Jan 2012 | 0 comments

Great expectations?

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Some reflections from Judith…An extract from our Christmas newsletter.

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Mpkenandjudith Posted by Ken & Judith Finch on Tue, 24 Jan 2012 | 2 comments | Visit Ken and Judith Finch's blog

Only 2 passed...

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The results from the Ugandan Nurses state final examinations are released – Rory tells us more.

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Wilsons_2013 Posted by Rory Wilson on Tue, 10 Jan 2012 | 3 comments | Visit Rory, Denise & Gideon Wilson's blog

Happy New Year!

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At the very beginning of 2012 we all united in prayer and thanksgiving!

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Den_breejen_2011 Posted by Aart and Geesje den Breejen on Wed, 04 Jan 2012 | 0 comments | Visit Aart and Geesje den Breejen's blog

HIV Craft Project Christmas Party

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All through my first year here I have worried at how I would feel being so far from home over Christmas. But I have been surprised to find that the last month here has been my favourite time so far. Kiwoko really embraces Christmas.

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Bakers Posted by Paul and Tania Baker on Tue, 03 Jan 2012 | 4 comments | Visit Paul and Tania Baker's blog