May 21, 2018 admin

Hella valmistui Sasenin alakoululle viime viikolla. Sateet ovat sallineet alueella liikkumisen ja Ndanu ja Tumaini pääsivät sen rakentamaan. Lahjoittajina ovat Pekka, Terttu, Mirja ja Tarja T (Tarija T.). Pienet kirjoitusvirheet vierasperäisissä nimissä ovat sääntö. ; – ) Kiitos kaikille mukana olijoille! A stove was completed at Saseni primary school last week. Rains allowed travelling to the…

May 4, 2018 admin

Ndanu and Mandela finished stove building yesterday, 3rd of May, at Kwalamahondo primary… nice name! Materials were bought over a week earlier, but heavy rains prevented building and travelling. In addition to the school’s own contribution Adrian’s, Eero’s and Sinikka’s donations were used for this stove. Thanks to them! The actual wooden kitchen building looks…

April 24, 2018 admin

23rd April 2018 Ndanu and the head teacher of Mterini primary arranged a tree planting activity as an educational environmental day. Students planted fifteen Mvule (Milicia excelsa) and Mkoromaji (Trichilia emetica, Cape mahogany). Seedlings were bought from Samuel who keeps an impressive  indigenous tree nursery in Moshi, and transported by public transport and the head…

February 27, 2018 admin

Yksi vesitankki on taas rakennettu. Se rakennettiin Kwamaksaun alakoululle 13-19 helmikuuta. Kwamaksaulla ei ollut mitään vedenlähdettä, koska heidän vanhan tankin tuhosivat janoiset elefantit 80-luvun lopussa tai 90-luvun alussa. Tankin rakensivat Ernest, Tumaini, Florence, Rama ja Ndanu. Rama ei ole aiemmin rakentanut isoja tankkeja, joten tämä oli hänelle hieno oppimiskokemus. Musa tuli tekemään kourut. Tästä löytyy…

January 28, 2018 admin

One school stove has again been completed. It was built at Mkuini primary school over this past week by Ndanu and Musa. In addition to the school’s own contribution, it was paid by Jaana, Leena, Timo and Tarja P. Thanks to all donors and the hardworking builders who work from sunrise to sunset on these…

December 19, 2017 admin

Here is a gallery of photos taken by Ndanu during stove building at the two schools.  http://www.liana-ry.org/gallery/stoves-for-kaheusseri-secondary-and-marieni-primary/ Kaheusseri is a large secondary school and its stove became a double size high stove accommodating the very deep existing pots that the school uses for lunch. Thus the builders actually built three stoves, two for Kaheusseri and…

December 15, 2017 admin

Stove building has started again. Builders are now busy at two schools, Marieni and Kaheusseri. These are schools that we, that is, Ndanu, Maro and myself visited at the end of November,. They are the furthest schools from the main Moshi-Holili road, about 55 kilometers from the tarmac. Work started on Wednesday and Ndanu sent…

November 9, 2017 admin

Here are some photos of the stove building at Mawanda Mkei. The stove is now ready. It took four long days from two builders, Ndanu and Elias to build it (6-9 Nov 2017). The bulk of the funding for this stove came from Andrew, Chris, Wim, Alex and Eija. The school itself contributed about 15%…

October 29, 2017 admin

Rains are complicating and slowing down the tank building work. Covered by a tarpaulin. Outlet for a pipe. Plastering inside. School. Guttering. Starting to cover the tank by the top piece.  

October 24, 2017 admin

Building the floor of the tank. Starting with the sacks that are stretched on top of the wall grid (Florence, Tumaini and Musa). School girl harvesting from a vegetable garden at Mterini primary where the previous tank and stove were built. First the wiremesh and iron bars, then the chicken wire, and then the sacks…