About Edukans


Edukans is an international NGO with headquarters in the Netherlands and country offices in Malawi, Kenya, Ethiopia and Uganda. We provide marginalised children and youngsters around the world with basic education and vocational training. We focus on four key themes: quality basic education, vocational education, education in emergencies and equal opportunities for boys and girls.

Edukans Group

The Edukans Group consists of Edukans International and five strong independent strategic partners. Each partner within the Edukans Group is committed to the shared mission:

‘Worldwide, we are creating opportunities enabling children and young people to shape their futures with confidence.’

The Edukans Group consists of:

  • Ethiopia: Edukans Foundation and Development Expertise Center (DEC)
  • The Netherlands: Edukans Foundation (Edukans)
  • Uganda: Edukans Foundation and Education Local Expertise Center Uganda (Elecu)
  • Malawi: Edukans Foundation and Education Expertise Development Foundation (EEDF)
  • Ghana: Savana Signatures (SavSign)