Clean water an elusive dream in developing nations: Lessons from International service learning projects in Kenya

Citation data:

Clean water an elusive dream in developing nations: Lessons from International service learning projects in Kenya

Publication Year:
2017
Usage 14
Abstract Views 11
Downloads 3
Repository URL:
https://repository.uwyo.edu/sjrc_awards/49
Author(s):
Nganga, Lydiah, Dr.
Tags:
International service learning projects in Kenya; clean water; teaching controversial issues; Curriculum and Instruction; Education; International and Comparative Education
conference paper description
Genesis of International service learning projects in Kenya •Starting 2003- a colleague and I started taking UW-students to Kenya for Summer study abroad projects/study abroad •Over the years- more that 150 community members/UW students have taken part in the program. •Each year’s project let to a new project •2013- UW- Casper Hillside Water project- •2014- Desk projects – 300 desks to serve 500 kids •2015- classroom project- Early childhood classroom & staffroom constructed for same school •2016/17- Muranga- Kenya- water to support another community- to be completed Summer 2017 •