New agreement signed with Ethiopian Ministry of Education

New agreement signed with Ethiopian Ministry of Education We are delighted to report that in April we signed a new partnership agreement with the Ethiopian Ministry of Education (MoE). Some details of the new agreement are as follows: Camara Education will continue its collaboration with the Ethiopian MoE for a further three years. This new […]

International Day of Education

International Day of Education Today is the first ever International Day of Education. On December 3, 2018, the United Nations pronounced that January 24 be celebrated as the International Day of Education. This amendment comes as a part of the United Nations plan to improve sustainable development by 2030. The central idea of the plan […]

Midlands Science Festival

Midlands Science Festival Science Week is a nationwide initiative to ignite interest, engagement and uptake in STEM subjects in Irish schools, universities and educational centres. It ran this year from November 12-19th. As part of Science Week, Camara Ireland took part in the Midlands Science Festival. This has taken place across Laois, Offaly, Longford and […]

NetHope Global Summit Comes to Dublin

NetHope Global Summit Dublin 2018 David Martyn, our Global Impact & Learning Manager, presented at the NetHope Global Summit held in Dublin recently. Read his account of that here: The Nethope Global Summit came to Dublin in early November for a five day meeting of organisations and people involved in technology for development. Nethope is an […]

2017 Impact & Learning Outcomes

2017 Impact & Learning Outcomes In 2017, Camara Education worked with 1,595 Educational Institutions, trained 7,199 educators and installed over 14,287 computers in Ethiopia, Kenya, Lesotho, Tanzania, Zambia and Ireland. In the process, 434,234 learners had access to computers and useful educational materials for their studies. In order to have a closer look at the […]

The magic of ESB Creative Tech Fest

The magic of ESB Creative Tech Fest November 1st saw the ESB Creative Tech Fest return to The Foundry at Google in Dublin. This is the national showcase of TechSpace creative education network managed by Camara Education Ireland. Over 300 young people aged between 10 and 18 from over 70 local youth clubs and groups were […]

Impacting Learners’ performance in Science, Technology and Mathematics Education (STEM) subjects in SNNPR, Ethiopia

Impacting Learners’ performance in STEM subjects in SNNPR, Ethiopia On Friday October 26th, the Camara Education fully funded project called: “Impacting Learners’ performance in Science, Technology and Mathematics Education (STEM) subjects” had its official kick-off during a well-attended field visit in Silte Zone at the Worabe secondary school, in SNNPR, Ethiopia. Planning and Resource Mobilisation […]

Good Governance Awards in Ireland – we are shortlisted!

Excited to announce that we are shortlisted as finalists in the 2018 Good Governance Awards in Ireland! Learn more about the awards at Stay tuned and wish us luck #GoodGovernanceAwards This award was developed by The Carmichael Centre and it recognises, supports and encourages adherence to good governance practice by community, voluntary and charitable […]

Jean Cox-Kearns – 1st 6 months inside Camara Education

It is almost 10 years since Camara Education first came onto my radar.  At that time Cormac Lynch Camara’s founder approached me where I worked in Dell to see how Dell could partner with Camara Education.  The idea of taking ‘end of first life’ electronics and using them to support the delivery of education in […]