Category Archives: Global Updates

International Literacy Day: What does literacy look like in Togo?

Happy International Literacy Day! Since 1966, the world has celebrated International Literacy Day on September 8 – UNESCO introduced this day to be a celebration of the written word, and of the right to learn to read and write. In the years since, we have learnt that literacy leads to the empowerment of women in…
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Nukoko celebrates International Women’s Day

It is with great pride that Nukoko celebrates the 100th Anniversary of International Women’s Day! International Women’s Day is an annual celebration honouring of the social, economic, and human rights achievements of women around the globe. 2011 marks a special year – the 100 year anniversary of the day. Beginning in Europe in 1911, more…
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Fundraising challenge with the Ottawa Community Challenge

Fundraising challenge with the Ottawa Community Challenge an absolute success Smiles all around for everyone involved in Phase 1 of the fundraising challenge with the Ottawa Community Challenge this past week. The 8 teams hustled against each other to raise money and awareness for Nukoko. Through their creative efforts, over $2200 was raised and Nukoko’s…
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