Schools for Life

COCO's Schools for Life programme seeks to combine six key elements in order to provide quality education. They are; shelter, power, water & sanitation, food, sports & recreation and entrepreneurship.

COCO is partnering with schools right across East Africa. 

  • Mbinguni Photo Gallery

    Mbinguni Photo Gallery

    A selection of photos from Mbinguni Village and progress of Mbinguni Nursery.

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  • Aika

    Aika

    5-year-old Aika is the eldest daughter of Malaika, the director of Kids are Kings learning centre. Within her family, there…

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  • Anusiata

    Anusiata

    Anusiata is 7 years old and lives in the village of Mbinguni in the Nyasa region of Southern Tanzania. She…

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  • Flora

    Flora

    10-year-old Flora lives in the village of Mbinguni in the Nyasa region of Southern Tanzania. She doesn’t currently go to…

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  • Jessica

    Jessica

    Jessica is 9 years old. She lives with her parents and four siblings in Mbinguni village in Southern Tanzania. She…

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  • Malaika Milinga

    Malaika Milinga

    Malaika is Director of the Kids are Kings Nursery in Songea, Tanzania. The centre runs a nursery school that teaches…

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  • Rosemary

    Rosemary

    7 year old Rosemary attends Kids are Kings Nursery in Tanzania.  Rosemary's favourite subject at nursery is English, and she…

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  • Justin

    Justin

    Justin is 6 years old, and attends MLASEO Nursery.  He lives with his mother, father, and three brothers and sisters.…

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  • Agnes

    Agnes

    Agnes is 15 years old and studies in Form 1 at Kindimba Secondary School. Prior to Kindimba opening, over 80%…

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  • Bridgit

    Bridgit

    Bridgit is an eight year-old girl, who is in class three. Bridgit is an orphan and has attended FOCUSSA for…

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  • Belkmans

    Belkmans

    Belkmans is aged 18 and lives in Mpandangindo with his mother and his 2 younger siblings, both of whom are…

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  • Earth Bag Kitchen

    Earth Bag Kitchen

    COCO operates in rural areas in East Africa. Working in rural areas presents a diverse array of challenges. COCO listens…

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