Post Tagged with: "Education"

Better education demanded by Algerian students

April 14, 2011 at 08:19

Algiers – Thousands of students held a march in central Algiers on Tuesday to call for better education standards, in defiance of a government ban on demonstrations in the Algerian […]

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Conference calls for education to combat aflatoxins

April 13, 2011 at 18:27

[CAPE TOWN] Aflatoxins, toxic compounds produced by fungi that blight crops and endanger human health across Africa, could be brought under control with an array of new technologies, a conference […]

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Formal and informal education

Formal and informal education

April 11, 2011 at 11:18

This article written by Jane Larsson – Executive Director, Council of International Schools – originally appeared in Global Trader on 29th Mar 2011 is republished with kind permission. What if […]

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Tele Education to benefit Mauritius

April 8, 2011 at 17:01

The Minister of Information Technology and Communications (ICT) Tassarajen Chedumbrum Pillay, recalled, at the launch, that the project was proposed during the visit of Dr. Abdul Kalam, former President of […]

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UK business helps build school in Uganda

April 8, 2011 at 16:49

A Trowbridge business has helped to fund the construction of a new school in Uganda thanks to its fundraising efforts over the past two years. The Consortium, a supplier of […]

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UNESCO partners with GEMS Education to bolster teacher training

UNESCO partners with GEMS Education to bolster teacher training

April 7, 2011 at 07:19

UNESCO and GEMS Education, owner and operator of over 100 international schools worldwide, have joined forces to tackle looming teacher shortages in developing countries. Under the partnership, UNESCO will receive […]

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South Africa: Teacher development, education gets a boost

April 5, 2011 at 17:53

Pretoria – Educating and developing teachers will be top priority for the country’s education sector in the coming years, with the recently launched Strategic Planning Framework for Teacher Education and […]

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India plans construction of 21 education institutions in Africa

March 30, 2011 at 16:34

The Indian government has planned the construction of 21 higher learning institutions in Africa. Gurjit Singh, Former Ambassador of India to Ethiopia and Joint Secretary, Ministry of External Affairs of […]

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South Africa: Dell, Sci-Bono Discovery Centre bridge digital divide

March 30, 2011 at 12:14

Dell South Africa will continue its five-year partnership with southern Africa’s largest science centre, the Sci-Bono Discovery Centre, with a further investment of R1 million. These funds will go towards […]

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Tanzania: The importance of Education

March 25, 2011 at 19:20

The importance of education for young people is well recognized by parents, governments and communities. Statistics prove again and again that even basic education significantly improves livelihoods, economies and health. […]

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