Case Studies

Yolanda Kisenyi

During the academic year 17/18 the Foundation supported Yolanda Kisenyi with tuition fees to complete a Master of Science in African Studies at the University of Oxford.   

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Promoting Strong & Cohesive Communities

Social cohesion is the capacity of a society to ensure the welfare of all its members, minimising disparities and avoiding polarisation.  By promoting community engagement, we are striving to be genuinely inclusive of newcomers as well as more established communities. We contribute to this agenda by: supporting projects that promote equality and integration within society; … Continued

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Enabling Young People to Realise Their Potential

Young people from poor families do worse at school and work. But, with the right support, every young person can succeed. We contribute to this agenda by funding projects that: support those that cannot afford an education and encouraging entrepreneurship amongst young people from disadvantaged backgrounds; support young people to develop their skills and take … Continued

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Empowering Women and Girls

Empowering women and girls and achieving gender equality are crucial to creating inclusive, open and prosperous societies.  Gender inequalities, however, persist in many countries so it is important that we find new ways of addressing this issue. There has been considerable progress in recent decades in supporting countries to acknowledge the importance of empowering women … Continued

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