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Engineers for Overseas Development ( EFOD )

EFOD's aim is to deliver projects which improve the health, hygiene, education
and self-sufficiency of poverty afflicted communities in a sustainable manner.

Engineers for Overseas Development ( EFOD ) is a Charitable Limited Liability company,
founded by Ian Flower in 2000 to enhance the experience of young construction professionals.

EFOD challenges its members to undertake development projects amongst some of
the poorest communities in rural Africa and provides them with an opportunity to broaden
their skills and experience.

April 2018   -  EFOD Make a Difference For Kwarikwar Village    Link to details
                       Latest from the Zukuka Bora Coffee project
    Link here

March - Celebration & Reflection - EFOD's 18th Birthday
               Ian Flower's Facebook posts - days 1 to 9              Ian's posts - days 10 to 17

                          Final Birthday Celebration Posting - Future Schemes - day 18

February - Up for challenges?
              EFOD NW are cycling Coast 2 Coast as part of their Zukuka Bora fundraising
                                                                                       Link to details

              EFOD NW are also planning to participate in the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge
              to assist in funding the Zukuka Bora project    Link to more information

              Following the success of last year's epic, Jeremy Fletcher is pleased to announce :
              The EFOD Cycle Challenge - 2018   Full details and account of last year's ride
               You can also donate directly :   https://mydonate.bt.com/events/efod2018cycle

January - Bob Dunn was assisting EFOD West Midlands as a mentor, and was planning,
                           to get more involved, but sadly died a couple of weeks ago.
                           His widow has nominated EFOD as a beneficiary.

                We have opened a MyDonate page for EFOD WM in his memory.  Link to the page

                EFOD North West reveal plans for new Zukuka Bora facilities  Link to details

December 2017 - Our latest video about the Kachumbala project - by Geraint Vaughan - South View Productions

           - also - Link to EFOD London's pre-Christmas Fundraising Events.

November - Kachumbala Health Centre Maternity Unit opening was front page news!
                              Ian Flower's Facebook post + a Ugandan press report.

September - Kathy's Centre completed and opened    -    EFOD NW slide presentation.
                                                     Click here   for more slides + onward links - images 1 & 2 .

Recent YouTube videos to illustrate our efforts :     Kachumbala Health Centre Maternity Unit video - Construction completed
     Uganda - Building the Future by Geraint Vaughan.
                          Kathy's Community Centre Construction by Georgios Michas.

EFOD's efforts are coordinated through regional groups and may be contacted directly through members of their committees :    Link to contact list.

Find us on the web   :                                                                       Email us   :   

Registered with the Charity Commission for England and Wales No. 1144140                                             code © efod 2018