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Newsletter January 2020

January 2020

  • Tribute to the late Maada Fobay, Chairman of Bo OWL
  • Four teachers from Bo visit the UK under the British Council’s Connecting Classrooms scheme
  • Visit to Bo by UK OWL Chairman , Richard Hall, Phil Clarke, WDC planner, and midwife, Helena White.
  • One World Link’s work with Bo City Council was “Highly Commended” by the Commonwealth Association of Planners in its 2019 Awards for Outstanding Planning Achievement

Newsletter, January 2019

January 2019

  • Another visit to Bo schools; what do teachers do when they visit?
  • The Waste Project expands again
  • John Archer reflects on his six-year chairmanship
  • Further prospects for a new health link
  • Jane Knight’s last visit to Bo – so much has changed since her first visit in 1981
  • A planning workshop in Bo

Newsletter, January 2018

January 2018

  • Planning for Bo City – a collaboration with the Prince’s Foundation for Building Communities
  • The transformation of the old illegal Bo City dump
  • UK and Bo schools exchange stories
  • The Day of the African Child 2017

Newsletter, June 2017

June 2017

  • A new health link, working with a maternity charity
  • Potential collaboration with the Prince’s Trust in planning for Bo
  • How a teacher’s visit to Bo changed his outlook on teaching
  • Re-establishing links after Ebola
  • Bo teachers and officials visit to UK

Newsletter, Autumn 2016

Autumn 2016

  • 500 children enjoy the Day of the Africa Child
  • First visit to Bo schools since Ebola
  • Planning in Bo – new initiatives
  • Mayor of Bo’s second visit – renewed friendship

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