ABOUT USIn southern Malawi, and precisely in Balaka, Father Mario Pacifici, Monfort missionary, arrived here thirty five years ago and founded with Cesare Castelli the "Andiamo Youth Cooperative Trust" which now has nearly 700 workers. The Cooperative operates within four areas of development:
- People find jobs in the 33 activities of Andiamo, including health care, education, vocational training, construction, agriculture, mechanics, sports, and last but not the musical one. Precisely in this context born the Alleluya Band, a band created in 1978 as a church choir and now became the point of musical reference throughout Malawi. Our representative in Italy is Orizzonte Malawi onlus, that use the valuable collaboration of many associations:
Category Archives: Education
The activities of education and training is under load to Andiamo Educational Institution (A.E.I.) which has 5 nursery schools, secondary schools and various professional training courses.
The secondary school currently houses 200 students, while the professional training courses (computer science, mechanics, carpentry, electricians and tailors) counted 100 students.
Inside the campus there are three hostels, one for girls and one for boys, to allow students from the villages to attend class. With the completion of secondary school were required one hostel more which are under construction.
TEVETA selects 40 to Study at Andiamo Technical College
Technical, Entrepreneurial and Vocational Education and Training Authority of Malawi (TEVETA) which facilitates the provision of technical, entrepreneurial, and vocational education and training in Malawi has selected 40 students to study Carpentry & Joinery and Tailoring & Designing courses at … Continue reading
Andiamo Holds Inter Schools Athletics Competition
Andiamo ground was a place to be on Saturday, 30 May 2015 as hundreds athletes from across Balaka district poured in to compete in the ninth edition of Andiamo Hope Trophy, an inter-schools athletics competition sponsored by Andiamo Youth Cooperative … Continue reading
Andiamo Secondary School Students Ready for JCE
54 students from Andiamo Private Secondary School will be among around 170,000 registered candidates who will be sitting for their Junior Certificate of Education (JCE) Examination from Tuesday, May 26 to Friday, June 5. This year’s From 2 class has … Continue reading
Time to Dream with Us
Last year, Comfort Community Hospital (CCH) treated over 60 thousand patients and this year we anticipate over 100 thousand will be treated at this facility. The job is just too enormous but we believe that if we all join our … Continue reading
Kefasi wins gold for Malawi
Kefasi Kasiteni of Andiamo Secondary School won the senior men 12 kilometres clocking 36:59:20 at this year’s Confederation of African Athletics Southern Region (CAASR) Cross Country Championship at Njamba Freedom Park on Saturday. Malawians dominated the cross-country that also pooled … Continue reading
AEI sends back Kasimu to School
Touched by the story of Kasimu Kapatile Wasi who is unable to attend classes at St Charles Lwangwa Secondary School for lack of school fees, Andiamo Education Institutions (AEI) office has paid the school fees so that Kasimu goes back … Continue reading
Kasiteni to represent Malawi at Southern Africa Cross Country
Kefasi Kasiteni, a form 4 student at Andiamo Secondary School will represent Malawi at the Southern Africa Cross-Country on February 21 at Freedom Park in Blantyre. Kasiteni finished as the champion in the senior men’s category last week at a … Continue reading
Dream Coming True?
The dream is to have a new Andiamo Technical College separate from the Andiamo Secondary School. Apart from Tailoring and Designing, Electrical Installation, Motor Vehicle Mechanics, and Carpentry and Joinery which the college is offering, we want to introduce a … Continue reading
Sharing the dream…
This morning we visited the Comfort Community Hospital and Andiamo Education Institutions (AEI) campus representing the pillars Healthcare and Education respectively and the following is what met the lens of our camera and it is very encouraging that people in … Continue reading