Photo gallery

October 2019 Visit to Tanzania by  Welsh teachers

September 2019 Visit to Wales by  Tanzanian teachers


May 2018 Visit to Tanzania by Welsh teachers 

2018 BOTAWA members in Tanzania

Detour via Glasgow on the return flight!

Visits are a wonderful way to engage new teachers in the Botawa family and keep the partnership vibrant and productive.

In November 2017 Botawa Wales welcomed Mrs Maruapula Pilane from Botswana on a private visit to Wales.



Our beginnings – the first trip to wales 2007 

Cardiff Wales 2007

A visit to Heronsbridge school 2007

Teachers meet with the Welsh First Minister Jane Davidson

Visitors at Cardiff Bay, HQ of the Welsh Assembly Government 2007

Mary Kwayu of J K Nyerere visits Isaang school 2008


Kgafela students in traditional dress 2008

Botswana and Welsh teachers 2008

Horticulture classes at Linchwe II


SEN students at Kgafela - business enterprise

Kilimanjaro from our schools


Traditional dancing at Mandaka school

Morning Assembly at Mandaka

Maths wizzkids at Mandaka!

Science lesson at Muungano school

Hostellers at Muungano school

Excitement for a TV at the hostel.

Muungano kitchen

Footballers at Muungano school

Footballers at Muungano with coach Steve Chams.

Muungano students


Muungano school

Retirement of Pancracia Mtawali, J K Nyerere school

Traditional dancers Kgafela school Botswana 2013

Mrs Pilane of Kgafela school

Visitors to Botswana 2013

Preparing for a Sea Safari boat ride in Wales

A trip in the Bristol channel

Visiting traditional Welsh cottages at St Fagan

Tanzania Feb 2015


Fundraising at Bryntirion School

Fundraising at Heronsbridge School

Teachers at Heronsbridge

Teachers at Heronsbridge

BOTAWA meeting in Tanzania

The Wedding of Catherine Kimaro of Mandaka schoo

BOTAWA schools meeting in Botswana

BOTAWA meeting in Wales

Harvesting carrots at Kgafela School

Athletics Day at Kgafela School

Tanzania Feb 2015

Visit to Wales 2015

Meeting the Welsh Dragon Wales 2015

JJ saves the dogs! Ogmore stepping stones 2015

Ten pin bowling!


Marangu Tanzania 2017

Helping each other - more stepping stones!

Waterfalls Tanzania 2017

We brought some welsh rain to Muungano but unfortunately it was too little and too late to save the harvest. 2017

Welcome to our school - Mandaka style!

Every school day should include jumping for joy!

Madam Lydia, Headteacher of J K Nyerere 2017

Madam Joyce Headteacher of Muungano Secondary School.

Past and present – Headteachers and Deputy Heads from J K Nyerere school 2017.

Rowlands meets Rowlands - the newest member of Botawa!

Co-ordinators shake hands on the BOTAWA meeting project agreement inTanzania 2017

Mandaka footballers!



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