The PEAS SmartAid model means we raise funds for the buildings and start-up costs of a school. The schools open debt free but need to cover their ongoing running costs. Read more
Our mission is to expand access to sustainably delivered, quality secondary education across Africa.
We have built a network of 30 sustainable, low-cost secondary schools across Uganda and Zambia
What is SmartAid and why is it such an innovative approach to education in Africa?
We achieve impact across three key areas: expanding access, providing quality education, and guaranteeing sustainability of approach.
Catherine Brien, Chair of trustees for PEAS (Promoting Equality in African Schools) which has opened 26 schools in Uganda and Zambia in the last 8 years, tells us about her first visit to the schools. Read more
PEAS Head of Education, Laura Brown, writes about how education underpins the entire sustainable development agenda following the launch of the SDGs. Read more
Girls outperform boys in G9 results to buck the national trend in Zambia. Read more
Online entry to the 2016 London 10,000 is now open. Sign up here today. Read more
Bridges to Africa is BACK! Join us on our annual 10km sponsored walk in London, Birmingham and Manchester. Read more
Join over 16,000 runners take part in the 13.1 mile route through Central London. Read more