Digital Divide

Zambia: Computers for Charter University

“Our library [pictured in background] was furnished with wonderful tables, chairs, books and computers. It could not have come at a better time. We have now been given the go ahead to be a full charter university for 800 students.” NGO director, Zambia

RS21597_IMG_1642 boy with shoesKazakhstan: Empowering the Poor

Hope can be hard to find for the younger generation in Central Asia. Despite rapid development in the region, many still live in poverty, on the wrong side of the digital divide. We sent computers to Kazakhstan where they empower NGOs serving the poor and place technology directly at hand for youth in need.

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Cameroon: Computer Lab Helps Remote Students

S3711 Cameroon1In an isolated, rural part of Cameroon, these students can find it hard to keep up with the pace of technology, even though many are desperate to be part of the digital age. Computers from Crossroads in 2015 upgraded their school computer lab, giving local youth the chance to connect and learn skills to help their employment prospects.

South Africa: Investing in slum communities

FEEDBACK: On the outskirts of a notoriously violent South African city, a community group has been working tirelessly to create pathways out...

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The Gambia: Rural community support

FEEDBACK: Covid-19 has had ripple effects through rural Gambia. Village markets were forced to close as part of social distancing measures, which...

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Volunt-HERO Program

Our Volunt-HERO programme is a series of special 'thank-you's to Crossroads' volunteers who go above and beyond to help us help...

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Poland: Helping Ukrainian refugees

WHO IS THIS SHIPMENT HELPING? As the conflict continues in Ukraine, millions of refugees have been forced to cross the border into...

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