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. 

  • Entrepreneurship

    Entrepreneurship

    Many young people have insufficient skills relevant to helping them to find employment. This not only results in high unemployment…

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  • Sport & Recreation

    Sport & Recreation

    Recreation cultivates great friendship and encourages social interaction. Team sports and competition promote motivation and enthusiasm whilst also creating a…

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  • Food

    Food

    Growing food forests and providing training in sustainable agriculture allows children to eat nutritious food, whilst learning of the importance…

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  • Water & Sanitation

    Water & Sanitation

    Safe drinking water is essential for good academic performance and attendance at school. Clean water means less illness caused by…

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  • Peter

    Peter

    “Our school motto is education is light. Education is the beginning of everything. You have to go to school to…

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  • Munanka

    Munanka

    Munanka is 11 years old and is in Class 7 at Maasai Academy in Olorte, a remote village on the…

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  • Damas & Condrada

    Damas & Condrada

    Damas and Condrada are siblings and next door neighbours, living in a village called Litisha, close to Songea in southern…

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