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Connor visit Siavonga Nutrition Group

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Connor arrived in Zambia on the 19th of February 2016 and we have visited the schools which are on the partnership with Swansea Siavonga. As an organization we would like to thank Howard... READ MORE

Volunteers visit Swansea

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Ceaser Torres Mwanachiwena and Michy Michelou went to Swansea in November and visited the schools in the British Council Connecting Classsrooms scheme. They also had the opportunity to visit Cardiff Castle. READ MORE

Colour Run

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On 18th July we held a Fun Run to raise funds for the Swansea Siavonga Partnership. Many thanks to Karen Fagyas of Eagle’s Rest for organising it. It was a very successful event... READ MORE

Siavonga Technical Team

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Howard and Wendy of Giakonda IT returned to Siavonga in July to continue the computer project they started in January. They installed two additional solar panels at Bbakasa School and upgraded the solar... READ MORE

Siavonga Nutrition Group is a non-profit community based organization whose aim is to assist in improving nutritional conditions and food security for the villages, peri-urban and urban areas of Siavonga, Zambia.

Siavonga Nutrition Group was founded in 1982 by a Danish Doctor after he observed that large numbers of children were dying of malnutrition related diseases.
The group initially provided nutrition education to mothers of malnourished children and founded a skills training centre, where the mothers were taught tailoring and designing as well as agriculture.

Today SNG continues empowering women’s groups from each village, and providing a set of tailored intervention which are sustainable and life enhancing.
SNG currently delivers workshops in sustainable farming, breastfeeding awareness, food processing, health and nutrition education, group saving, income generating activities, as well as a local volunteer development programme.