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News & Updates

January 27, 2016: Application deadline extended to February 7 for Western Heads East internships for summer 2016. Read More


December 2015: Yoba - A yoghurt to help prevent diarrhea. Inspired by our very own Dr. Reid's research about 25,000 people consume Yoba each week, produced by approximately 40 dairy cooperatives in Uganda. Read More


December 2015: Have fun and support Western Heads East through our online auction December 7-14. Great items to bid on, just in time for the holidays! Read More


Our Interns

Amanda - our student intern Meet Amanda Armstrong! An HBA graduate from Ivey Business School, Amanda traveled with the WHE project to Oyugis, Kenya where she combined her business knowledge with a passion for international development. 

"I strongly believe that Western Heads East is an incredible organization and that the success of the yogurt project relies entirely on the people. With the right people in place this project will grow successfully and sustainably to benefit many people in the world."

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Intern Blog Summer 2015

Read about our interns and their experiences!

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