Creating a world of opportunity
Making Change Possible
By 2018, we aim to have:
What You Can Do
You can take part in changing the lives of hundreds of thousands of people throughout Africa while getting accredited for your hard work
Challenges Worldwide ICS
We offer young people the chance to play a key role in reducing poverty in some of the world’s poorest countries. Our volunteers work with growing businesses across Africa. We want to make sure that everyone can earn a decent living.
Building a strong economy is the best way to address poverty. We do this by helping businesses to grow. Company growth creates jobs and a secure income for people living in the city. This also helps farmers who depend upon urban businesses to process, package and sell their goods. Earning your own money is the first step towards reducing the need for aid helps sustainable development.
If you are interested in joining Challenges Worldwide ICS please follow the link below!
Our programme is funded by the UK Government, so you don’t need cash to take part!
The latest news from all of our programmes, publications and volunteers
At 16, Mahomed lost his sight from retinal detachments in both his eyes. He was forced to quickly learn to cope with a life without vision – and all the challenges that suddenly came with it. Now 26, ten years later, he’s climbed Kilimanjaro, skydived, represents England in blind cricket, and recently took a leap […]
Love is a feeling that deserves to be celebrated, especially if it is shared Throughout the years, we’ve been told that on Valentine’s Day we have to give our loved one’s chocolates, flowers, teddy bears or a surprise dinner. However, let’s just stop for a second and think about the environmental and social consequences that […]
Life is not all about work and business. Leisure, celebrations, time for ourselves, are all needed for a happier life. That’s why today, on Valentine’s Day, we’re neither talking about outstanding business in Africa nor what can you do to improve them, but about how they celebrate the lover’s day across the world’s largest continent. […]
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