Category Archives: Kenya

Brad gets up to speed on a local trend in Kenya…

Here we have the first instalment of Brad’s blog chronicling his current trip to visit our project partners in Kenya and Tanzania. On my first day working on this visit I sat eating lunch with George, who is coordinating the development of Mercy Primary School close to Mbita in Kenya. The TV in the corner went…
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Communities Combine: Shared Knowledge Speeds Up Development

As COCO partner rural communities, we’re used to operating in areas well off the beaten track. In rural areas, basic building materials can suffer inflated prices due to the high transport cost and their scarce supply in the area. With this in mind, it is often necessary to be innovative to keep construction costs down.…
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One Way Ticket to Olorte with Red Tribe and MAF

Here is an amazing account from Katie at MAF (Mission Aviation Fellowship) on the huge impact COCO has had at Maasai Academy in Olorte, Kenya. As part of their commitment to community development, MAF provide missionary pilots to enable NGO’s to visit remote areas. One Way Ticket to Olorte The Maasai village of Olorte, tucked deep…
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Harriet gets to work at Maasai Academy!

Harriet is one of our lovely volunteers currently out in East Africa who has kept us entertained with her two previous blogs on settling in to the ways of Maasai life. We now have the third installment where she evaluates the impact of the new classrooms and kitchen funded by COCO and goes on a…
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