This weekend, a facebook live interview!

Well, the Author has been given an opportunity to talk about Friends of Pakati in a live discussion on facebook…see information below, and there is a link to the event this Saturday 10th April at 7pm UK/BST (British Summer Time) or 8pm in Zimbabwe/South Africa:

I am looking forward to discussing all aspects of Friends of Pakati, including how I ended up teaching at Pakati, recent return visits, and the developments we are trying to support there.

Latest news:

• Friends of Pakati is now on Instagram! @friendsofpakati

• Heard from BBC Radio Leeds this week – they want to interview me about Friends of Pakati, possibly as early as next week!

• Some short videos are being produced, will go out on Instagram & other social medua channels once finalised

• Helping Mapanga Primary school is now turning into a second joint venture with VaTonatsa Foundation – details to follow soon!

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My name is Chris Walker, and between January 1989 and September 1991 I worked, through VSO (Voluntary Service Overseas), at Pakati Secondary School in Murehwa South district in Zimbabwe. I was a Maths teacher for 2 years, the Acting Head for the last 8 months there. I have also taught in Botswana & the UK, had 4 years working for VSO, and have been a Civil Servant in Bradford since 2005.

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