Dear Janet, Eric, James and All,
I trust this finds you all well, Janet someone i know
is planning to travel from the US to Kenya this
month, if Eric (Met at the Onet - Gulu) is willing, i
can request the person to assist though she leaves in
Ohio and have no idea how it can reach her..what do
Janet and James, do guys know each other? I know Janet
through online discussions and James through the
Commonwealth of Learning (COL) partners or links in
James, i am doing a project Teacher Talking - About
ICT's in schools and communities in rural Kenya with
support from Commonwealth of Learning and Pamela
McLean of CAWD -UK. This is a basic ICT training and
awareness on ICT4 Education and development, from 27th
- 31st August 2007, Pam and I will run a training
workshop that will be followed by monthly online
meetings for 6 months, this training will involve
selected teachers from all secondary schools in
Krishna from COL suggested that we explore areas of
common interest that can be build from the COL
partnerships in Kenya, i am interested in knowing what
we do that fits in with your work. Can we arrange for
a meeting please, I am based in Nairobi. Its will be
nice too to invite other COL link in Kenya.....lets
--- Janet Feldman <kaippg@...
> Dear Eric and All,
> Hello and hope all's well! I have sent a mail
> previously to some
> individuals on this laptop, but have not heard from
> anyone in the
> affirmative abt a trip to Kenya.
> Today I have sent info to forums which have Kenyans
> living in the diaspora,
> in case anyone is visiting Kenya this month. What is
> the deadline for
> getting you the laptop? As an alternative, do you
> or your friend have any
> idea about how much it would be to ship it to you
> (and could that be done
> to Sweden, as it might be cheaper and faster)?
> If all else fails, can you get a very cheap used one
> in Nairobi now, giving
> us time to find someone or some way to send the
> other to Sweden, or to send
> it to Nairobi later this year, if you would be
> coming home for the holidays
> (?). How much are they there now (where is the $100
> laptop when you need
> one, haha!)?
> Did you connect with anyone among our members who
> might help in terms of
> the film or digital pix you'd like to make of your
> work? You could try
> David Mutua of CAWD-Kenya (davenzainga@...),
> who is in Nairobi. And
> hook up with Sam Kongere (skongere@...) or
> Tom Ochuka
> (tomochuka@...) if they are (otherwise they
> are in Mbita and Kisumu).
> I wanted to mention the Peace Tiles project which
> fellow Kenyan and friend,
> Dennis Kimambo in Nakuru, is doing with young
> offenders. Did you meet up
> with Dennis at O/net, and read abt his project
> there? There may not be
> time now for you to do such a project with those
> youth you work with, but
> FYI for the future, as he apparently has had some
> good success with it.
> Dennis is at kimambodenis@..., and Eric at
> Another friend, Felix Masi in Nairobi, may be able
> to help with some
> digital images. Felix heads Voiceless Children, and
> he is a
> photographer/filmmaker (www.voicelesschildren.org)
> who is also working on
> "A Grandmother's Tribe", a soon-to-be-released film
> abt grandmothers caring
> for their orphaned (due to HIV/AIDS) grandchildren.
> Felix is at
> felixmasius@.... And see
> With all best wishes and blessings, and hope we can
> be of help!! Janet
> > [Original Message]
> > From: ERIC WANJAMAH <ewanjamah@...>
> > To: <email@example.com>
> > Date: 7/8/2007 2:22:49 PM
> > Subject: [holistichelping] What I am involved in
> > Thanks Janet,
> > The person offering the laptop could easily send
> > it to USA. Kindly explore the options and
> > contacts available. I would really love to have
> > the laptop here fast.
> > I have been an involved in activities in Sudan as
> > outlined in this blog:
> > www.freewebs.com/ericwanjamah
> > Currently, I am involved in rehabilitating
> > youthful offenders as a Probation Officer.
> > Chris raised some important issues that need to
> > be carefully tackled. Through my Sudan projects,
> > I have witnessed the power of a blog and
> > pictures.
> > With the youtube tool, technology can not be
> > better.
> > I would like to make a short film or take digital
> > pics on my work. Could anyone in this group let
> > me know how I can gain access to the cameras
> > available?
> > Its great that We are all working to make better
> > things happen.
> > Eryk.
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