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Finding School No. 4: WE Charity's donor deception in Kenya

WE Charity told a parliamentary committee it had built hundreds of schools in Kenya with donors’ money. The Fifth Estate travelled to Kenya to see first-hand if the money raised matched the schools actually built.

We travelled to Kenya to see first-hand if the money raised matches schools built

Finding School No. 4: WE Charity’s donor deception in Kenya

2 months ago
Duration 45:10
WE Charity told a parliamentary committee it had built hundreds of schools in Kenya with donors’ money. The Fifth Estate travelled to Kenya to see first-hand if the money raised matched the schools actually built. 45:10

WE Charity told a parliamentary ethics committee it had built hundreds of schools in Kenya with donors' money, but an unhappy donor told MPs he felt defrauded because another donor funded the same school he was told he had paid for.

The Fifth Estate compiled its own list of money raised and travelled to Kenya to see first-hand if it matches the number of schools actually built, all in the face of an aggressive campaign orchestrated by the charity to block the scrutiny.

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