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November – Tool shipment on its way to Malawi

October – Update from Ziblim in Ghana

September – Tea for Tools week is back!

August – In fond memory of Tony Tyrrell

August – Opening the workshop!

July – Ending child marriage in Ghana

July  – BBC Radio 4 appeal update

June  – Volunteers’ week 2020

27 May  – Families building resilience when they need it most

19 May – 2.6 challenge success

1 May – Communities keeping safe and how you can help 

20 April – Volunteers keeping busy at home

14 April – Stay home and still help 

2 April – You can help 

30 March – Project update in Africa to Coronavirus

27 March  – Update from Sarah Ingleby, Chief Executive



News 2019 – present

January 2019 News 

February 2019 – News from Zambia 

March 2019 –  Bright futures for young people in Sierra Leone

April 2019 – Invest in one person and five more people in the community benefit

May 2019 – Your tools are on their way to Zambia

July 2019 – Visiting Ghana

August 2019 – The value of business skills

September 2019 – Your messages of support hand delivered to Ghana 

October 2019 – Empowering rural Uganda

November 2019 – Graduates in Zambia

January 2020 – Sierra Leone shipment

February 2020 – Graduation in Uganda




Don’t miss reading the European Volunteer’s fortnightly blog here, sharing their experiences whilst they volunteered with Tools for Self Reliance and living in the UK.

Read the latest biannual printed newsletter, Spring 2020 Forging Links Newsletter here,  and Summer 2020 Forging Links newsletter here.

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I now feel like I can do anything

Faith Makuba,
Faith Tailoring Group

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