We Connect by FIDEM Charity Foundation

Educate to Empower

Educate to Empower

With Education Comes Empowerment

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world" - Nelson Mandela

Providing access to educational opportunities for purposes of empowerment is a key principle at the FIDEM Charity Foundation.

We are passionate about the fundamental right to education for all, and believe in the positive wellbeing benefits of expanding our minds through education.

We provide grants through our Educate to Empower Programme to women and adolescent girls who need our support to transform their future through education. Find out more on the FIDEM website here

Here on We Connect we will be sharing a range of educational articles, online courses, videos and podcasts from our expert contributors for you to discover.

If you have any requests for educational topics, please Contact Us and we will do our best to provide some new content for you.

Educational Articles

Introducing the FIDEM Charity Foundation Educate to Empower Programme
17 Nov

Introducing the FIDEM Charity Foundation Educate to Empower Programme

The FIDEM Charity Foundation, the organisation behind We Connect, has officially launched its Educate to Empower Programme.
My Camino
08 Jul

My Camino

The very first time I heard about the Camino of Santiago de Compostela was when I read Paolo Coehlo's book "The Pilgrimage". This, and subsequent conversations with friends who had walked The Way, sparked my imagination and interest.
The Camino of Santiago de Compostela
04 Jun

The Camino of Santiago de Compostela

What is the Camino of Santiago de Compostela and how did it all start? The legend of St. James, the apostle of Jesus Christ, goes back to the very earliest days of Christianity. After the death of Christ, it is said that St. James travelled to Galicia in the North West of Spain to convert the inhabitants to the faith.
What is Zoom?
19 May

What is Zoom?

During this COVID-19 pandemic, you might have heard about Zoom, a video conferencing platform which is very popular right now with so many people staying at home. But what exactly is it, and how do you use it to chat to your family and friends?
The Importance of Literacy for the Vulnerable in Malta
18 May

The Importance of Literacy for the Vulnerable in Malta

Imagine having to face the sad reality that your offspring find such mundane tasks as reading instructions in a booklet, scanning parts of a book or articles in a newspaper, or comprehending road signs insurmountable.