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Luke, Hayley, Harry and Oliver
A family trip with a difference

Derby County Community Trust have recently returned from their eighth volunteering trip to Kenya. This year, the Rams in Kenya group was joined by eight-year-old twins, Harry and Oliver, and...

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Youth Development Programme
Why get involved in African Adventures’ Youth Development Programme?

We are so excited to have recently launched the Youth Development Programme (YDP) for 16-19 year olds, and initial interest has been extremely positive! In this blog, we explore the...

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No Girls Left Behind
Tiverton High School leaves no girls behind in Kenya

In July, students from Tiverton High School will return to Kenya for their second trip, having previously volunteered at Cherish School in 2017. Two years ago, the group from Tiverton...

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Tanzania bans plastic bags
Tanzania bans plastic bags

In a move that may affect anyone about to undertake volunteering in Zanzibar, the Tanzanian government have announced that, from 1st June 2019, all visitors entering the country will be...

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What does it mean to be a global citizen?

Daily life is busy, with friends, family, school, further education, or work to consider. So, when I was asked recently what being a global citizen means, I questioned how often...

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Great Expectations for Young and Old on First Kenya Experience

This Saturday, Derby County Community Trust embark on their eighth trip to Kenya! There are some exciting additions to the group this year, most notably eight-year-old twins Harry and Oliver...

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10 facts about Zanzibar - Island Tour
10 things you maybe don’t know about Zanzibar

Ever wanted to visit Zanzibar? Here are 10 amazing facts that will make you want to grab your passport and go!

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Productive Easter Programme in Kenya

April was a productive month for many of our partner projects in Kenya, thanks to the work of the volunteers on our Easter programme.

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Volunteers make bricks
Ghana proved to be a popular destination with our Easter volunteers!

Find out what our volunteers got up to during the Easter Programme in Ghana.

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Opportunities for NCS graduates
10 reasons why an African Adventure is the perfect opportunity for your NCS graduates

Find out why a volunteering trip with African Adventures is the perfect NCS graduate opportunity, helping you to maintain engagement with your young people.

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