Here you will find all the learning from our innovative learning projects, including reports, workshop write-ups, think pieces and reflection from children, the team and the wider community of practice. You will also find relevant sector news, case studies, resources and guest blogs.

Art Exhibition on Resilience in Jinja, Uganda

As part of our activities to explore resilience among street-connected children exposed to sexual abuse and sexual exploitation, we have organised an art exhibition in Jinja, Uganda. 250 people attended and 30 children participated in the art exhibition by explaining the meaning of the words written in the pots they moulded, children also performed a …

Rap Song Written by Street-Connected Children in Jinja

S.A.L.V.E Intenational’s resilience-based programme encourages street-connected children to reflect what resilience means to them through arts. Some of the street-connected children we work with have recently made a statue, which is lying down in the way that a child might do on the streets. They have also wrote a rap song on resilience and they …

London Expert Workshop – Summary

The Building with Bamboo Expert Workshop hold on 4 May in London was a huge success. 20 practitioners and academics participated at the event and had the opportunity to explore our learning and approach. Participants also were able to meet in person our Resilience Champions, Alfred Ochaya from SALVE, Uganda, Krishna Subedi from CWISH, Nepal …

Expert Workshop: Building Resilience in Children Exposed to Sexual Abuse and Exploitation

We would like to invite you to our expert workshop on Building with Bamboo: an innovative international learning project exploring resilience-based approaches to working with street-connected children who have experienced sexual abuse and exploitation. Date: 4th May 2018 Time: 9.00 – 14.00 UK time Venue: Baker McKenzie, 100 New Bridge Street, London, EC4V 6JA (there will also be the option to join …

Building with Bamboo’s Second Learning Update

We are excited to announce the publication of the Building with Bamboo’s second Learning Update. We warmly invite you to have a look at it here.    This is the second of three updates in which we present main highlights from the second learning and innovation cycle, and also, the process that Resilience Champions go …

Shared Learning Panel 3 – Summary and Recording

BwB presented their third and last shared learning panel, Resilience: from Research to Practice, on Wednesday 28 March 2018.  16 practitioners and researchers participated at the webinar, they had the opportunity to learn about the latest lessons and challenges experienced by Resilience Champions during the learning and innovation cycle 3, and also, to further discuss …

Learning and Innovation in Action: Sense-Making in Nepal

In February, I met with the Resilience Champions at CWISH, our Learning Partner in Nepal, to conduct our final cross-site visit including our third and final Sense-Making Session. The sense-making sessions, conducted over two days, have formed a core part of the learning and innovation process which we have been using to innovate and adapt …

Ecuador Workshop Roundtable

Ecuador Workshop Roundtable

Ecuador Workshop Roundtable We are pleased to announce the Building with Bamboo Ecuador Workshop Roundtable which will be held on 21 March from 9.00am to 12.30pm in Guayaquil. Martha from JUCONI, our Learning Partner in Ecuador, will host the workshop. This is going to be an excellent opportunity for key stakeholders and local NGOs to explore resilience-based approaches to working …