Recent news from Burundi and beyond

Burundi stars in Street Child World Cup

Congratulations on reaching the semifinals of the . Last year New Generation Burundi won the title. They used the media opportunity on their return to Burundi to raise awareness of the needs of street children and to promote peace.

Healing for a Broken Nation

"Our schools aren’t just schools - these are places to transform lives for Jesus. We are working on their “3Hs” - heads, hearts and hands to change Burundi forever. There is hope." 


12-year-old British girl raises funds to build a pygmy widow's home in Burundi

To listen to the interview below please click on the grey arrow on the left.

Cows bring Beautiful Transformation!

The Milk for Transformation project is an innovative social enterprise established in a rural community with 400 families and farmers. It is now starting to develop a new base and outreach in Gihanga, Cibitoke, an area of the country most affected by the recent famine in East Africa.  

Light and Darkness- newsletter from GLO

Bosco's story, from a hut to a home, Kings Conference Centre update and more. Download our newsletter here. If you'd like a hard copy or copies for your church or organisation, please email info(at)


End of Year Report

Take a look at this brief summary - just a few examples of what our wonderful supporters helped us achieve in 2017.


MBE for Simon and Lizzie Guillebaud

Huge congratulations to Simon and Lizzie Guillebaud who have both been awarded an MBE in the Queen's birthday honours list for their years of service to Burundi. Simon set up Great Lakes Outreach (GLO) in 2003 in response to the huge needs of the country. He and Lizzie have stayed committed to Burundi and still live there despite the crisis. GLO brings hope to around 75,000 people every year.

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