A good primary school environment is an effective tool in the battle against poverty. It can give
hope for the future and help bring normalcy to children's lives. It is also a valuable resource
for the whole community and a cornerstone for development.
AES work directly on the ground with rural community primary schools in Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi
specifically seeking out the most needy situations. We do not single out individual children for
sponsorship but work with each community school so that every child benefits no matter where they
With more than 13 years experience working here with rural communities, we have learnt effective
ways of helping communities tackle some of the key problems faced by their primary schools.
This lack of proper education fuels the cycle of poverty and will follow very many of these children
into adulthood, leaving them powerless of findings ways to improve their situation.
Africa Equipment for Schools is a UK registered charity
and is a British Overseas NGO for Development
Africa Equipment for Schools