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.

Uganda Workshop Roundtable

Uganda Workshop Roundtable

Uganda Workshop Roundtable We are pleased to announce the second Building with Bamboo Workshop Roundtable, which will be held on 19 March from 13.00 to 17.00 in Jinja, Uganda. Alfred from SALVE International, our Learning Partner in Uganda, will be hosting the BwB In Country Roundtable in which SALVE’s work to develop resilience-based approaches to …

Resilience Youth Camp in Uganda

Adolescence can be a very happy and exciting developmental period. But it can also have its share of stress. The stress that youth experience, like the stress that individuals experience at any stage of development, is caused by the pressures that are placed on them and can come from a variety of sources.   Resilience …

Nepal Roundtable Event Summary

CWISH, supported by the Consortium for Street Children, organised the first in a series of country roundtable events aimed at sharing the learning from the BwB project. The roundtable was held in Kathmandu on 5 February 2018 and was widely attended by about 70 participants including government officials, NGOs and teachers.   Nepal Roundtable – …

Living a life of Resilience Film

Children usually face challenging situations at home and are blamed by their parents and punished for this, in the worse cases children are asked to leave their home. It is a shame for children or any other person to lose connection with their families, as this is one of the reasons why children decide to …

Nepal Workshop Roundtable

Nepal Workshop Roundtable We are pleased to announce that the first Building with Bamboo Workshop Roundtable will be held on 5 February from 13.00 to 16.15 in Kathmandu, Nepal. Our learning partner in Nepal, Krishna from CWISH and organisation that supports child domestic workers, will be hosting the BwB In Country Roundtable, in which child-centred organisations, …

Resilience During Christmas Season

Christmas is coming and there is a sense of happiness and well-being in our hearts because we will have the opportunity to enjoy a peaceful time with our families and dearest ones. It seems as if our lives were following a happy story line which it has already been written. However, when I reflect on …

Shared Learning Panel 2 – Summary and Recording

On the 25th of October 2017, Building with Bamboo (BwB) presented their second shared learning panel ‘Resilience: From Research to Practice’. 17 practitioners and academics from different organisations had the opportunity to hear about the latest updates on the BwB project and exchange ideas on resilience in street-connected children. For those who were unable to …