Nomadic Pastoralism

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”1_2″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.106″ background_layout=”light”] Who? Aidlink and our partners work with three nomadic-pastoralist communities; in Kenya the Masai and the Turkana, and in Uganda the Karamojong.   [/et_pb_text][et_pb_image _builder_version=”3.0.106″ src=”http://aidlink.ie/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Map-for-blog.png” show_in_lightbox=”off” url_new_window=”off” use_overlay=”off” always_center_on_mobile=”on” force_fullwidth=”off” show_bottom_space=”on” /][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”1_2″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.106″ background_layout=”light”] Why? Pastoralist communities live a traditional way of life, farming animals such as cattle, goats and camels in remote …

10 Year Review

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The Day of the African Child

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.106″ background_layout=”light”] June 16 is known as the Day of the African Child (DAC). On this day, the memories of all the students who were killed in the Soweto Uprising are honoured. The Soweto Uprising took place in 1976 when schoolchildren took to the streets to protest against inequality in the apartheid regime and demand better education. …

Walking with Aidlink – Women’s Mini-Marathon

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