Islington Virtual School boards the Vessel UK

Posted on Oct 1, 2018 in Vessel UK Projects | No Comments

IN 2015 Femi Aiyebusi, Education and Mentoring Project Coordinator @ Islington Virtual School, volunteered as a Vessel UK leader. He valued the training and professional rigour that teaching African history and business to a ‘keen to learn’ audience entailed. The Gambian young adults kept him and his colleague Andrew Aoyejola, on their toes! They also […]

Stop pretending to think Sustainability!

Posted on Nov 5, 2017 in Vessel UK Projects | No Comments

I remember years ago when working in Zanzibar, I came across an American company that had been working there for several years. Despite this, when their computers broke down they sent for a colleague in the States who took the opportunity to have a holiday!  My point is that there was no thought given to training […]

By labour comes wealth. – Yoruba Proverb

Posted on Oct 31, 2017 in African Partnerships | No Comments

  The Vessel UK has now been sharing skills in local communities in The Gambia since 2014. The learning from our previous journeys to Tanzania and Kenya have really borne fruit. This year has been rich and joyful in its developments. In May Michael E Hamilton a skilled community development practitioner and youth worker of long […]