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contributed to D+C/E+Z in spring of 2019 as the founder of Fondation Stamm, which supports street children and orphans in Burundi. A German partner organisation is burundikids. In November 2017, Verena Stamm was awarded the Federal Cross of Merit for her work. Engagement Global has supported several of her projects.  

All articles of Verena Stamm

Vocational schools

Anything is possible

Vocational schools are an important aspect of education and training in Burundi

School system

Charitable and faith-based initiatives must jump in

The school situation in Burundi is difficult

Development work

Stolen childhood

The Fondation Stamm is trying to give orphans and street children in Burundi the chance of a better life

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