Our new “CHILD & YOUTH CENTRE” for the street children of Yangon

2019-03-07T03:29:48+00:00 Categories: Daycare Centers, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Planning and construction progress Autumn 2017: SONNE acquired a property in Yangon's third-largest slum to build a new street children and youth support centre. June 2018: Experienced architects supported the planning of the new CHILD & YOUTH CENTRE. October 2018: The official building permit was granted by the authorities of Yangon and the construction of

We are celebrating 10 years of Sonne in Myanmar

2019-03-07T03:04:46+00:00 Categories: Daycare Centers, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

More then ten years ago the Story of Sonne in Myanmar started with some very motivated people and a big idea: Give most vulnerable children and young people perspectives and a chance to lead a life in dignity – through provision of comprehensive care and support in education, health care, nutrition and assistance of families.

Social Circus workshop

2018-02-19T04:40:02+00:00 Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

„Everyone needs to have fun“ – this is the motto of Myanmar’s first social circus, and the message they are trying to spread. The project started in 2014, and for four years now Jules Howarth and his team have been developing Social Circus in Myanmar. But what exactly is it? The concept is as simple

Football fun with Power Soccer Academy

2018-02-08T05:30:18+00:00 Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

  Between the 8th and 10th of December in 2017, our kids from the day-care-centres had a very special opportunity: Participate in Power Soccer Academy’s yearly talent scouting soccer camp! Power Soccer Agency Ltd. is a sports agency located in Yangon, which focuses on three main areas: fitness development, career development and contract negotiations and

Acting responsibly means acting fast

2018-02-05T05:26:24+00:00 Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In August the H1H1 virus broke out in Myanmar, more commonly known as the swine flu. While the swine flu is not as scary as it seemed a few years ago, it’s still easy to catch (by air or by body contact). Like seasonal flu, it can cause serious health problems for some people, especially

Advanced education for our teachers

2018-01-24T09:17:53+00:00 Categories: Mobile Education|Tags: , , , , , , |

Our day-care-centre teachers are the heart and soul of SSO Myanmar, and those who connect with the street children on a daily basis. Having a good relationship with the students is vital for their development, for this reason our SONNE teachers are carefully handpicked. However, there is always room for improvement – which is why

Limitless learning – why we now have mobile education

2018-01-31T05:19:43+00:00 Categories: Mobile Education|Tags: , , , , , , |

Even though we try our best to bring as many children as possible to our day-care-centres, there are still more than enough, who cannot afford the time to stay in school for the entire day. This is mostly due to needing to work in order to help their families out, and many parents would rather