PROMOTING HUMAN DEVELOPMENT

2012 News Section

 

Below is the news from 2012 feel free to take a look at what has happened select from the panel and you will view a small amount of the story related to the full article which can be selected from within the panel.

Bags for Turkana

Militia attack

Peggy Campbell Death

Bags for Turkana

 

The team

 

Members of the Union of Catholic Mothers in Marylebone, central London, with some of their children, spent the day bag-packing in Sainsbury's, Pimlico, to collect money for projects working with some of the world's poorest people in the Turkana desert region of north west Kenya.

 

Click here for the full Story

 

Author: Jo Siedlecka

 

Date: Wednesday, October 10, 2012

 

Source: ICN

Militia attack on lorry leave three injured

 

Northern Turkana suffered another attack last Wednesday when a construction lorry from Landmark Holding Construction, a company involved in building a new army base and airstrip in Kibich close to the border with Ethiopia, was attacked by a group of militia men.

 

Three people suffered serious gunshot wounds and were treated at the MCSPA...

 

Click here for the full Story

 

Author: Stuart Garner

 

Date: Sunday, May 20, 2012

 

Source: Sunday Nation

Peggy Campbell has died

 

Peggy Campbell, a member of New Ways for many years and a lay worker with the St Paul's Missionary Community in Turkana, northwestern Kenya, died yesterday afternoon. She was four months away from her 80th birthday. Peggy devoted all the years of her retirement to working with women and children at the mission.

 

A professional seamstress in London,  Peggy began visiting and working in Turkana...

 

Click here for the full Story

 

Author: Jo Siedlecka

 

Date: Friday, April 27, 2012

 

Source: MCSPA

Turkana activist wins environmental prize

New Ways supporter writes play

Turkana activist wins environmental prize

 

A 31-year-old Turkana activist, Ikal Angelei, yesterday became only the third Kenyan to win the  Goldman Environmental Prize for Africa. Ikal became the  2012 recipient of the prize in recognition  of her tireless effort to save Lake Turkana from the dangers of the  massive Gibe 3 Dam being constructed in Ethiopia's Omo River.  The dam, Africa's largest hydroelectric dam is being constructed on the Omo River in Ethiopia.

 

 

Click here for the full Story

 

Author: Samuel Maina

 

Date: Monday, April 16, 2012

 

Source: The Star, Kenya

New Ways supporter writes new play

 

Long time supporter of New Ways, Tony Earnshaw, has written a new play 'Visiting Time'. Here he talks about his involvement with New Ways.

 

"We went to a Ball on Friday, a fund raiser, and listening to my friend Scholastica speak, I was reminded of my trips to Kenya and the people I met. The charity was New Ways and the ball was packed with familiar faces...

 

 

Click here for the full Story

 

Author: Stuart Garner

 

Date: Sunday, January 8, 2012

© 2009 New Ways, Charity No. 1035688, New Ways, 47 Cumberland Street, London SW1V 4LY

T: 020 7976 5114 F: 0207976 51114

Designed by KevinDolanDesigns