CWS School Safe Zones
“One child, one teacher, one book, one pen can change the world.” – Malala Yousafzai
“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” -Nelson Mandela
- In this pilot project for the CWS School Safe Zones initiative, CWS provided a gate, fencing and a latrine that proved a catalyst for learning and safety. Teachers have documented increased test scores and fewer illnesses, and the compound has become a focal point for the community.
- Class 8 pupils doing an exam at KMQ Primary School in Kajiado. The school has benefitted from the school Safe Zone program by Church World Service.
- “Poverty must not be a bar to learning and learning must offer an escape from poverty.” – Lyndon B. Johnson