This Corona period will remain in our memories as an unprecedented time. No fear for Aisha & Moses for being forgotten though. Recently, the booklet ‘Aisha and Moses strong against Coronavirus’ was included in the e-collection of the Dutch Royal Library in The Hague. LINK
Deputy Ambassador Lianne Houben in Dar es Salaam about Aisha and Moses: ‘It is wonderful that you created this book to inform Tanzanian and Kenyan children about coronavirus. The book will help children to understand what corona virus is. We will share the link with our contacts in Tanzania. Thank you for sharing!’
Herison Phanuel from Young Olasiti Football Club explains: ‘I went to the center to print the book. Unfortunately there was electricity problems! In the end I succeeded. Tomorrow I will facilitate training with kids in my community. The book is really amazing!’ We think you are amazing Herison!! Very much appreciated. Look at this!
Mieke Linssen illustrator of the books and founder of Aisha & Friends: ‘We are really taken by surprise. Our booklets have been downloaded and read in 20 countries already. We are delighted to meet a need of so many parents, teachers, social workers and children with Aisha and Moses, strong against Coronavirus‘
East Africa a la Carte and Mulala Cultural Tourism distributed 100 booklets among the children of Mulala, a village on the slopes of the Mount Meru.
Schools are closed in Tanzania and kids are at home. Very often they don’t know what is going on. Aisha and Moses explains in simple words.
NGO Every Child a Family in Tanzania has printed our Aisha and Moses books. ‘When I printed some copies and distributed to children of the rural area of Uwemba, it was of no wonder that parents and adults grabbed it first and read to their children as frequent as possible’ Look at this!
‘It feels so satisfactory to build educational content together with partners’ Alberdine van de Hulsbeek founder of Aisha & Friends is determined about the focus. Our conversations with network partners on future content have accelerated. ‘Aisha as a personality is an inspiration for all kinds of future educational actions to develop.’