News 2015

28/07/2015Roger meets with "his" young athletes

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In our partnership with Sporthilfe the Foundation supports 34 young talented athletes coming from families in a financially weak position. Today the youngsters has the opportunity to visit Roger on the court and having a chat afterwards. We hope that the meet and greet will give them a lot of motivation ...
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20/07/2015Roger visits our programs in Malawi

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In his capacity as President of the Roger Federer Foundation, Roger visited Malawi, the so-called “warm heart of Africa”. He had the opportunity to see the results and impact of the ongoing early childhood education initiative in the country firsthand. He attended the launch of the Lundu Model Community ...
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01/07/2015Expansion of our engagement in Botswana

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Since 2013 we are supporting early learning for San children in Botswana. Now we took the decision to extend this engagement on other ethnic and rural communities in the country and offer preschools teachers of formal qualification. Read more about this on our project website

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01/06/2015New transition to primary school initiative in Malawi

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In Malawi many children never reach higher grades in primary schools as they drop out very early. The Roger Federer Foundation launched therefore an initiative together with the new local partner DAPP. The program should assure a better transition to primary school and prevent early drop ...
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06/04/2015Annual Report 2014

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Kindly take note of our annual report for 2014. Last year was a milestone for us not only because we reached more than 146’000 children with our programs. This means that we are well on track on our ambitious journey to improve quality of education for one million children by 2018.

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05/01/2015Start of a new ECD initiative in Namibia

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In January 2015 startet a new early learning initiative in Namibia with two local organisations who are jointly responsible for its implementation. With Namibia we extended our outreach to a sixth country in Southern Africa and are excited to learn more about the working environment in this country. ...
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