Bendettah´s journey!

By | 2017-01-20T19:26:37+00:00 mars 30th, 2016|Other, Travel|

Bendettah´s biggest dream was to become a teacher. But her father, who had ten children with two wives, could not afford to send her to college. Now she is in charge of the Nikumbuke´s Women Center, where she and her staff teach and support more than 600 women and girls in [...]

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Bendettah is finally coming to Sweden!

By | 2017-01-18T13:30:52+00:00 mars 16th, 2016|Other|

Meet her in Gothenburg/Lerum on the 20th  of April and in Stockholm on the 28th. A happy and overwhelmed Bendettah Muthina Thomas, director of Nikumbuke, received her visa to come to Sweden at the embassy in Nairobi this very morning. It was her fifth long trip from LungaLunga to Kenya´s capital in order [...]

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Looking forward to Bendettah´s visit

By | 2017-01-18T12:03:29+00:00 oktober 2nd, 2015|Other|

It was a huge disappointment that Bendettah, the leader of Nikumbuke Center, could not make it to Sweden this August/September as planned. She was unfortunately denied a visa from the Swedish embassy in Nairobi. However, we are not giving up! We have made some enquiries and are now more confident in the visa [...]

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Bendettah is unfortunately not coming to Sweden as planned

By | 2017-01-18T11:25:43+00:00 augusti 18th, 2015|Other|

Many people and organisations had looked forward to her arrival here this weekend, for a three weeks stay in Skåne, Göteborg and Stockholm. Meetings and activities had been planned, but have to be postponed. Her request for a visa was unfortunately denied for various reasons. “We are very sorry and disappointed, but we are [...]

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Board meeting

By | 2017-01-18T03:47:47+00:00 januari 1st, 2015|Other|

Here we are! Finally we are ready to launch our newsletter, which we will send out four times a year. But we will more regularly post news on our website and on Facebook, so stay in tune! Saturday we gathered with great enthusiasm for our yearly board meeting in Sickla, Stockholm. Kristina Hagström-Illiveska had [...]

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