News from Spain

Autumn 2018 News Video

The 2018 edition of the video newsreel is now available – we hope you enjoy it

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RNE Radio 3 Interview with Jorge and Jane

        Jorge Lezcano and Jane Cadwallader were interviewed by RNE Radio 3’s Elena Nieva on 24.09.18 Click Here to listen.

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A job well done (and more to come)

A visit by Spanish doctors to Kakumiro resulted in the following figures …. 170 patients screened 51 patients operated on including an acute peritonitis. 25 patients on a waiting list for next year. 2 Ugandan doctors trained in Spanish …

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Our Oil Achieves Spanish Food Certification

One of the members of the board in Spain presented a sample of Bunura cooking oil produced at the Adelante Africa Oil Press to the Spanish Institute of Food Science Research for testing. Here is what she told us …

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Claire’s Swim for Adelante Africa

     Congratulations!! On 9th July 2017, Claire Wood completed her from the island of Tabarca to Santa Pola (6 km) in order to collect donations. You can still donate please click on the link below. Every donation will …

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ENJUKI for Adelante Africa

Ali, Jane and Annik’s trip to Igayaza, the Adelante Africa operations center in Uganda, motivated Elisa to start the Enjuki project. The collection is made with wax fabrics purchased from a local store in Kampala, Uganda. The designs follow simple …

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Drácula at IES El Burgo de las Rozas

On 27 & 28 April the IES El Burgo de las Rozas put on a fantastic musical version of Dracula, with great acting, singing and dancing. The of the proceeds were donated to Adelante Africa. We can’t thank the teachers and …

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Padel tournement – Saturday 20 February

On Saturday 20 February, Adelante África organized a padel tournament at the Las Rejas de Majadahonda sports club. We had a wonderful time as always, thanks to the great morale of the 32 participants. We would like to say a special thank you to …

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“Running for Ronald” in the London Marathon

Katie finished the marathon in 3 hours and 57 minutes! The donations she managed to raise will go to support a boy, Ronald, in secondary school in Uganda. Thanks from everyone at Adelante Africa here and in Uganda!

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Bake to Change

A daughter of a member of Adelante Africa and a group of her friends at Middlesex University, held a Bake to Change day. They invited people to come along and decorate cup cakes they had made in return for …

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Event at the Escuela Oficial de Idiomas

Event at the Escuela Oficial de Idiomas, Villaverde Madrid Thank you to the teachers choir and students of the Escuela Oficial de Idiomas de Villaverde Madrid for inviting us to come to speak to you and for your warmth …

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Christmas Cake

You may wonder how it’s possible to make cakes somewhere there are no ovens. Well, 20 women from the FAL (Functional Adult Literacy Group) were given a 5 day training in how to do this and how to decorate …

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Ideas for Christmas presents

Book of satirical poems page 1 Book of satirical poems page 2 Here are some ideas for Christmas presents from the Igayaza Women’s Sewing Group. If you want to order any of these items please write to adelanteafricaspain@gmail.com or …

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Exchange between Schools

Exchange between the Madrid secondary school I.E.S de las Rozas and St Joseph’s Primary School Igayaza The Vice-president and Secretary of Adelante Africa, Spain visited St Jospeh’s in April and showed the children in Year 7 photos and videos of …

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Can you help us?

18 school leavers from St. Joseph´s Primary (rebuilt by Adelante Africa) have been accepted to board at Kooti Secondary School, but they all need a sponsor to pay their fees (122 Euros a term) or half their fees (61 …

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