Jambo Bukoba improves learning conditions at schools in the Kagera region – not only through sport activities, but also the provision of furniture for schools in addition to building projects, such as constructing more classrooms, library or sanitary facilities.
In the interest of long-term viability, sustainability and local identification with the construction projects, it is contractually stipulated that the local communities contribute at least 25% of their own resources to the school projects. This can be provided in the form of building materials or work hours (usually parents and teachers).
In August 2014, a representative from Ashoka assessed the team and the work in Bukoba. Teachers and pupils were interviewed at two schools – with the following impressive results.