We are delighted to announce that Funeka Jija (left) has been appointed the vice principal of the Jujurha Preschool. She is the Grade R teacher and a skilled presenter of our community workshops. Funeka’s appointment is in line with the long term plan to make the Jujurha Education Centre sustainable and we are confident that she will apply her experience and creative ideas to this new challenge.

Kate Rice is a very welcome addition to the BI team. She comes from Toronto, Canada, and will spend a year living and working in Nqileni village. She is a medical anthropologist and will be doing research for her doctorate when not assisting with the education programmes, including computer lessons for the BI staff.