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Unfortunately one of our Programme Managers, Emilie, used the office printer to do some work at home, and Biscuit (aka the world’s most destructive cat) managed to break it… Emilie said “Somehow he knocked it off the table while it … Continue reading

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Stepping Stones Nigeria today issued a communique commending the Federal Ministry of Education’s commitment to transform literacy levels in Nigeria through the use of the fast-track reading and writing method – Jolly Phonics. The method, which is already being used … Continue reading

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The Day of the African Child is celebrated around the world on 16th June. This year the theme of the Day is the rights of children with disabilities. Given that mental and physical disabilities are often considered to be evidence of … Continue reading

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For a long time  the 300+ students and staff at our partner school, Stepping Stones Model Nursery and Primary School  (SSMS) shared a  single desktop computer and a laptop.  Both computers were running out-of-date software and the school had to … Continue reading

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To commemorate the Nigerian Children’s Day on 27th May, Stepping Stones Nigeria sent out the following press release: As Nigeria celebrates Children’s Day on 27th May, a group of child rights NGOs has called upon the government to ensure that … Continue reading

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God also loves us and will bless [us], we’re no thieves – quote from a street child in Calabar Our staff and volunteers braved the temperamental Lancashire weather and set up a stall in the centre of Lancaster town on … Continue reading

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The International Day for Street Children is celebrated on April 12.  The day provides a platform for millions of street children around the world – and their champions – so that their rights cannot be ignored.   The International Day for … Continue reading

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Imagine the feel of the Sahara desert underfoot, taking in mesmerising landscapes beyond your wildest expectations and dramatic sand dunes as far as the eye can see. Trekking the Sahara Desert will provide you with an unbelievable experience which you … Continue reading

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SSN’s co-founders – Gary and Naomi – plus Ellie – one of our trustees have already signed up to take part in this exciting event in order to help raise lots of money for our projects. We would love for … Continue reading

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We had some fantastic news come through at the end of last week – the first application to the Family Courts in Calabar, Cross River State has been made by our partner the Basic Rights Counsel Initiative! The Family Court … Continue reading

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