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  • Lewisham Peoples Day

    At Reignite Action for Development, we’re thrilled to be part of the vibrant Lewisham community where our headquarters are based. To celebrate this community, we’ll be at Lewisham Peoples Day on 7…

  • Hands Up for World NGO Day

    It’s World NGO Day, let’s put our hands up and thank everyone that dedicates their life to improve that of another. Let’s take action and support a cause close to our heart. Let’s plant a seed on our collective being and envision a future while considering ways in which we too, can help in any way, a little every day, to bring forward peaceful social change.

  • Reignite Love in All You Do

    Reignite Love in all you do, every day & in every way! To celebrate today’s date we share with you series of original paintings created by our designer & volunteer Diana Matoso aka Ds ARTworks and donated as perks for our first ever fundraising campaign.

  • Mega Volunteering Market Place Event

    We are delighted to announce that Reignite Action for Development has been selected to be part of the Mega Volunteering Market Place organized by VAL [Voluntary Action Lewisham].
    This event will be a great opportunity to meet some of our team and volunteers who’ve been working in Cameroon and London;

  • Ngong Training the farmers of tomorrow

    Old Year Reviews & New Year Previews

    A letter from our Senior Programme Manager & co-founder Teresa de Sousa, reviewing 2017 and introducing intentions for the new year 2018. Includes updates on Trustees and PR & Media Strategy.

  • "Before the dawn: Three women who survived the worst" in Sunday Express, 11th May, 2014. Interview by Mariana Matoso. Photograph by Stuart Wood.

    The Story behind Reignite

    The story behind Reignite: Mariana Matoso [founder] tells how it all started in an interview to the Sunday Express UK Newspaper called “Before the Dawn – Three women that survived the worst”. Published 11 May 2014

  • Ngong Project [field report]

    “Training the Farmers of Tomorrow” was a wonderful experience for those of us who took part in this exercise. What we saw on the field marveled us. We cannot overlook the fact that most of our farmers and beneficiaries have practiced what we took out time at the Training Center to teach them. The entire team felt they had accomplished a mission.

  • Concern Universal visits NGONG Project

    The NGONG –Training the Bambui Farmers of Tomorrow Project received officials from Concern Universal (now United Purpose) and MBOSCUDA (Mbororo Social and Cultural Development Association) on the 25th of April 2016. Concern Universal was represented by Miss Olivia Sawyer its Project Coordinator and MBOSCUDA was represented by its Project Coordinator Mr Sali Django.

  • Visit to Bambui market

    The visit to the Bambui market which took place on Saturday the 16th April 2016 was aimed at studying challenges and identifying innovative tools and systems that could help the Ngong beneficiaries to reach larger and more profitable markets.

  • The Ngong Project Steering Committee Meeting

    The Ngong Project steering committee which brings together all the stakeholders involved in the implementation of the project had a meeting which took place on the 16th of April 2016 at Reignite head office in Bambui Cameroon.