Aimee Horton

Digital Communications & Design Officer

I joined CPA in September 2018 and am enjoying every minute of my time here.

Having worked for 20 years in online communities and marketing, along with five years as a parent governor and a Chair for a multi-academy trust in Linconlnshire, I am thrilled to be able to use my skills to support the African communities that CPA work with.

I am married with two sons and when my time isn’t taken up with football (them playing not me!) I enjoy cooking, reading, writing and running…preferably all in the sunshine.

Recent Posts by Aimee

Raising Children...Facing The Challenges Together “Children have the right to be with their family or those who will care for them best” ~ UN Convention on the Rights of the ...
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Moses Muhoozi St Paul's Community Primary School, Rukungiri, Uganda By the grace of God I became a Christian in 1976 and have been able to serve God in many ways ...
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Kilimanjaro Marathon The 1st March, was the 18th year of the Kilimanjaro Marathon. Situated south of the equator, Kilimanjaro is Africa’s highest mountain, and the highest free-standing mountain in the ...
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If you change the prospects of an adolescent girl on a big enough scale you will transform societies. ~ Mark Lowcock DfiD I love the story of Deborah, who was ...
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Hard graft and a lot of fun In 2014 Laura Brown & Murray McMillan visited Komamboga Children's Home. Here's what they had to say. Featured originally in The View - ...
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Wildebeest Births Approximately 500,000 births occur during a three-week period. Each year, wildebeest in the Serengeti-Mara migrate between 500 and 1000 miles in search of fresh green pasture, in an ...
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Timkat Taking place in Ethiopia every year on 19th January (or the 20th on leap years!) Timkat (also known as Timket) is an Orthodox Christian celebration of the Ethiopian Epiphany ...
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Celebrating New Year in Uganda Celebrating New Year in Uganda In Uganda, as the clock strikes midnight on the 1st January, the New Year celebrations begin with an explosion of ...
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Beletew Mengesha Executive Director, Voice in the Wilderness Development Organisations (VWDO), Ethiopia This is the story of CPA and VWDO Ethiopia. When I met CPA staff for the first time, ...
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Christmas in Uganda. Christmas in Uganda is called Sekukkulu and, just like in the UK, it is about people returning home to their families and communities to spend time together, ...
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