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Student Updates Winter 2019

Welcome to Our New Student Chapter at Imperial College London! This year we welcome our new team at Imperial who had a great start to the year building their first committee with Martha Day as their first President. They have recruited a team of 20 students and are now developing the brief for their first [...]

November 21st, 2019|News|0 Comments

Update From the Petit Bello Well

We received this update from Sandrine, who is leading Cameroon Catalyst representation in Cameroon, about the impact the well we completed in Summer 2020. It shows the huge impact the well has had on the health of the local community and those seeking refuge in Eastern Cameroon: Sandrine visiting the Petit Bello well [...]

November 20th, 2019|News|0 Comments

10 Years of Cameroon Catalyst’s Projects

This week we’re taking a closer look at the projects Cameroon Catalyst has successfully delivered to rural communities in the Eastern Region of the Country. During our first five years, the charity focused on issues within the village of Bambouti. The work completed made a significant impact on the village, bringing healthcare, improved education and [...]

October 26th, 2019|News|0 Comments

10 Year Celebration – Senior Committee

This week we’re taking a closer look at the Senior Committee and Trustees who lead the charity and help develop Cameroon Catalysts overarching strategy. They work closely with our fantastic Student Volunteers to support the delivery of our projects in Cameroon. Claire Gott - Co-founder and Trustee Claire Gott and Patrick Mballa Claire Gott co-founded [...]

October 20th, 2019|News|0 Comments

10 Year Celebration – Student Members

To continue our celebration of Cameroon Catalyst's tenth year, this week we're going to highlight some of our fantastic Student Volunteers, who, together in Southampton and Birmingham drive the charity’s work. Gemini Joshi - Birmingham Student Chapter President Gemini Joshi Gemini Joshi  is the Birmingham Student Chapter President for the 2019/20 academic year. She [...]

October 20th, 2019|News|0 Comments

10 Years of Cameroon Catalyst

The start of the new academic year marks Cameroon Catalyst's 10 year anniversary. On Friday 27th September we held an evening of celebration in London which saw our past and present members, family, friends and industry supporters come together to reflect on the last 10 years. It was great to see so many people together [...]

October 1st, 2019|News|0 Comments

A Word From Our Birmingham Chapter President

Holly Cheshire has been our Birmingham chapter President for the 2018/19 academic year and has lead the team with great dedication and ingenuity. We would like to take the chance to say thank you to her, and the Birmingham and Southampton teams for their hard work this year! Here is Holly's account of [...]

August 8th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Commissioning the Petit Bello Well

Cameroon Catalyst’s fifth well was completed in the village of Petit Bello in the beginning of June and was visited by student volunteers approximately a week later. Volunteers conducted multiple tests and surveys on the well. Focusing on the water quality, condition of the pump, condition of the surrounding structure, condition of the drainage and [...]

July 28th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Student Trip 2019

In June students from the University of Southampton and the University of Birmingham completed their 10th annual research trip to Cameroon, where they visited previous projects, and carried out further research for upcoming installations. Existing Cameroon Catalyst wells were assessed to ensure adequate construction and maintenance, with a focus on the most recent well installation [...]

July 28th, 2019|News|0 Comments

From a Wedding to a Well

From 26th April to 13th May 2019 Cameroon Catalyst's design manager Leigh Jones visited Eastern Cameroon for an exciting and varied trip including a wedding, catching up with old friends and supervising the early stages of construction of the latest CamCat funded well in Petit Belo. Here is his personal account of his trip: The [...]

July 12th, 2019|News|0 Comments
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