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Category Archives: Zambia 2011

New Zealand Visitors

Had a great time today with a group from Operation Mobilization comprising staff from OM Zambia and a short-term mission team from Saint Margaret’s Anglican Chuch in Auckland, New Zealand. Wonderful to have you all in our community and to … Continue reading

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Zambia Update – Friday October 28

Gordon Poultney is taking a break from a very busy few months in Zambia and is in Alberta for a few weeks. Please join us to hear him give an update on what has been achieved this year and what … Continue reading

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Zambia – August 16

Members of the Shumba Team in June decided to buy Costain, the head teacher at Chilunga Community School, a bicycle in recognition of all the hard work that he does for the community.  Today he received it – a sturdy … Continue reading

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Zambia – August 12

After a number of years of deliberating we were pleased to get the water and sanitation program under way in July with the help of the Ubuntu Team visiting from Canada.  Here is the Facebook photo album of the photos with more … Continue reading

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Zambia – August 5

We were very excited to kick off the Conservation Farming system last week with a training session for Farmer Coordinators who will be responsible for training other farmers in the community in this dynamic system. Please see the Facebook photo album … Continue reading

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Zambia – July 29

Here’s the link to a Facebook photo album showing the progress on the addition to the Kakulu Clinic – a project funded by the Ichikuku Team and worked on by the Shumba Team.  Thanks everyone for your contributions to this … Continue reading

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Zambia – May 18

Day three was another excellent day.  Everyone was back to full health – work on the clinic annex continued; Susan and Karen spent time in the clinic working with patients; Josh and Shannon visited a home school; and the team … Continue reading

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Zambia – May 17

Second day with the team was good – again despite a couple of others being down with the stomach bug. We visited the Kakulu Community Pre-school to deliver some supplies and to spend time with the kids doing activities; went … Continue reading

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Zambia – May 16

The Ichikuku Team arrived safely in Zambia on Thursday and spend a few days in Lusaka before travelling to Kakulu yesterday. Today we had a good first day with the team despite a few of them not feeling well due … Continue reading

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Zambia – May 10

The Taylor/Ichikuku Team (some of whom are seen above packing their bags a few days ago) leaves Canada today heading to Zambia to work on our project.  It is going to be wonderful to have a team here again – … Continue reading

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