#RightsMedia report @SchoolOfStJude; Fighting #poverty through #education

StJudebookGemma Sisia is an Australian who founded The School of St Jude in Arusha, Tanzania. Her work fighting poverty through education has turned this private, charity-funded school into one of East Africa’s most renowned educational institutions. St Jude is the patron saint of hopeless causes, which suites Sisia and her school well considering her pursuit to educate the brightest and poorest in Tanzanian society.

The story of St Jude’s is told in Sisia’s 2007 book.


Adam Bemma is a journalist and media development advisor working in East Africa and Southeast Asia.

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One comment on “#RightsMedia report @SchoolOfStJude; Fighting #poverty through #education
  1. Kim Saville says:

    Great interview, Adam – so informative!

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