We'd like to introduce you to the people in Nekemte who make it possible for us to carry out our projects. Click on the DOWNLOAD button to download the team sheet.
NGUC - Nekemte Campus
The New Generation University College is a private university college founded in 2002 by Matthew Gichile who had returned to Ethiopia from the USA. Since 2005 Exeter-Ethiopia link has sponsored young women who could not otherwise afford the £150 annual tuition fees to study 3-year courses at Diploma level.
Nekemte–Exeter University Medical Schools Link
Exeter University Medical School is building a link with Wellega University Medical School sponsored by the Tropical Health Education Trust. Exeter-Ethiopia Link collaborates with this new link when appropriate.
Nekemte Teacher Training College – Plymouth University Link
Plymouth University Education Department is working to develop teacher training for the early years at Nekemte Teacher Training College and collaborates on this with Exeter-Ethiopia Link.
Asociación Enlace Estepona-Etiopía (Facebook Page)
This link between Estepona in Andalucia, Spain and Nekemte, Ethiopia was set up by Richard Hayes and Emilie Tieken who had served as VSO volunteers in Nekemte in 2009-11. It works together with the Exeter-Ethiopia Link in supporting projects in and around Nekemte.,