Vocationalisation Of Secondary Education

Besides the mainstream education structures, WIU has “vocationalised” secondary education. Through this initiative, students attain vocational skills alongside secondary education.  As a result, the students leave secondary education equipped with entrepreneurial skills that they can put to use. Those that may drop out of school leave with professional qualifications awarded by the Directorate of Industrial […]

A Tale Of Music And Healing

It started on a bright note. The sun was gentle, and people in the village were drying their bounty harvest. Suddenly everything was awry! A bullet here, a bomb there, and soon there was bloodshed in Eastern Equatorial, a province in South Sudan. Screaming with raw trauma, Emmanuel Chanwatt combed the area for his mother, […]

Digital Literacy Hubs

Information and Communications Technology (ICT) plays an increasingly important role in the provision of education in refugee settings and areas affected by conflict and crises. WIU has embraced innovative, cost-effective and scalable education technology to deliver and enhance access to ICT skills by refugees and host communities through Community Technology Access Centres (CTAs). The youths […]

Artolution – Youth Engagement for lifelong learning (2016-2019)

WIU continues to put youth at the helm of its programming. In partnership with Artolution, WIU implemented an art project aimed at talent development in Bidibidi, Yumbe for which learners between 14-25 years were trained. Alongside the Artolution program, WIU engaged the youth in several other activities listed below; Cultural Gala Festivals for peaceful coexistence […]