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Nyendo students visiting the slum

By |2020-03-26T14:35:55+01:00March 26th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Nyendo students visiting the slum After working for two years in the student company Jamii at the Freie Waldorfschule Evinghausen, Tom Silas Piecha undertook a project trip to Kenya with five other Nyendo students from Prien am Chiemsee. There they visited their partner schools in the slums of [...]

December 2019 – January 2020: Project visit Kenya

By |2020-03-10T19:13:34+01:00March 10th, 2020|Uncategorized|

On the picture: Irmgard W. and Peter Halloway in Sekem 1 December 2019 - January 2020: Project visit Kenya “It always seems impossible until it’s done” Nelson Mandela Dear friends, On the outbound flight with a stopover in Cairo, I had an unexpected 24-hour stopover on [...]

Report from the Nyendo Team Day on 7.12.2019

By |2020-02-16T23:11:52+01:00February 16th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Report from the Nyendo Team Day on 7.12.2019 Our Team Day 2019 began with a round of introductions to the team, which has fortunately grown considerably in the meantime, and a comparison of expectations. To experience so many new and committed people in the round motivated all participants. [...]

Green oasis in the slum – the school garden of the Five Star School

By |2019-12-29T18:50:08+01:00December 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Green oasis in the slum - the school garden of the Five Star School The example of the school garden at the Five Star School shows how well the schools in the slum understand how to integrate important life skills into their lessons. Since 2009, principal Charles has [...]

The valuable work of the student companies

By |2019-12-29T16:44:44+01:00December 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|

The valuable work of the student companies December is Christmas month. This can also be noticed in our student companies. In Rosenheim, Prien, Chemnitz and also Ybbs, Advent markets were prepared. Those are a good opportunity for the student companies to sell their own upcycling products, printed [...]

Travelogue from Kenya 2019, Mia McCain

By |2019-12-04T22:56:11+01:00December 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Travelogue from Kenya 2019, Mia McCain Every year school groups from Germany visit their partner schools in Nairobi. In 2019 the visit took place during the Easter holidays and, as in previous years, generated great enthusiasm on both sides! The program was tight, but there was enough time [...]

Nyendo work at the Freie Waldorfschule Frankfurt

By |2019-12-04T22:35:06+01:00December 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Nyendo work at the Freie Waldorfschule Frankfurt Thanks to the visit of Dr. Alexander Piecha in our small Nyendo group and in the Pedagogical Conference, new impulses could be set in our Nyendo work. We took up his suggestion and now not only meet weekly since February [...]

nyendo in Vienna at the Entrepreneurship-Summit 2019

By |2019-12-06T20:26:44+01:00December 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|

nyendo in Vienna at the Entrepreneurship-Summit 2019 This gathering is the culmination of the Entrepreneurship Week, which is now taking place simultaneously in 116 countries around the world, with the aim of serving as an encouragement tank and networking platform for young generation change makers. In the [...]

Global responsibility through social entrepreneurship

By |2019-10-27T20:28:53+01:00October 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Global responsibility through social entrepreneurship Rise now & connect - with this motto a conference on social entrepreneurship will take place in Nairobi from 13-17 April 2020. The worldwide network Social Initiative Forum (SIF) has accepted the invitation of nyendo.lernen hand in hand gUG and the CIFEFA network [...]

Introducing our new institute director

By |2019-10-27T20:28:13+01:00October 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Our new institute director introduces himself Dr. Alexander Piecha My name is Dr. Alexander Piecha and as the new head of the institute I am the contact person for the Nyendo schools, the coaches and the student companies in Germany and Austria. As a history teacher, I [...]

Community based Initiatives for Education, Finance and Agriculture (CIFEFA) 2019

By |2019-10-17T16:35:23+02:00October 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Community based Initiatives for Education, Finance and Agriculture (CIFEFA) 2019 Thanks to donations, especially from our nyendo-studentcompanies, and the dedicated commitment of many people, we were able to accomplish a lot of great things for the schools and thereby for the children in Kawangare and Kangemi. [...]

Construction of Appartements for Teachers of the Kangemi Youth School

By |2019-12-20T20:10:41+01:00October 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Construction of Appartements for Teachers of the Kangemi Youth School Our project in construction of appartements for teachers at the Kangemi Youth School in the slum of Nairobi has made a huge step in the direction of its building phase. The plans for that have [...]