Tag Archives: Rwanda

Broadcast live to the world

by Kate Scanlan Ding dong ding dong, ding dong ding dong … the sound of the alarm at 06:00 on Sunday morning. We were so tired it was painful. Still, up we got and out the door. Rafiki, Willy and … Continue reading

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Saturday it’s Saturday-ea-eaeaea!

by Kate Scanlan Love Saturdays. Always do. Saturday’s mean one thing … breaking. This Saturday however we mixed it up a bit and Willy, Didier, Scarlett (my 1 year-old niece) and I headed down to Norbury to one of my … Continue reading

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Boats and balloons

  by Kate Scanlan Friday was a great day of friends, old and new, and another London adventure. Essentials …. binoculars, scooter and smiles We headed to the meet at the spot (our photo bench at Southbank Centre) and met … Continue reading

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It was a long big fun day

Kate Scanlan’s report on our big day at Southbank: Day 2 was the day we due to take over Southbank’s Purcell Room, and boy did we. I’m actually a day late in posting this because ….It was a long day. With … Continue reading

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A wonderful night!

What a wonderful evening yesterday at the Southbank Centre for Africa Utopia! We presented Bret Syfert’s film Yes, Man! and then Jude Kelly, artistic director of the Southbank, chaired a panel discussion with Rafiki Callixte (project manager, Les Enfants de … Continue reading

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The boys are coming to London!!!

It’s happening! With the Southbank Centre, Catalyst Rwanda is bringing two of the boys of Les Enfants de Dieu centre for street children – Willy and Didier – as well as the centre’s visionary leader Rafiki Callixte to London. Les … Continue reading

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Time Boyz music video!!

Hip hop group Time Boyz is made up of former street children of Kigali, Rwanda. Their song is the story of how a little girl and an older boy survived life on the streets by sticking together like brother and … Continue reading

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