Post Tagged with: "Education"

Keynote Speakers confirmed at African Education Summit 2011

Keynote Speakers confirmed at African Education Summit 2011

May 25, 2011 at 17:21

The African Education Summit in Rabat, Morocco on 12-13 July 2011 is a landmark event aimed at directly improving the quality of education with a particular focus on increasing investment […]

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World Leaders Failing on Education Promises

May 23, 2011 at 17:30

Former British PM Gordon Brown has spoken out for the 70 million children out of school. Leaders in developing countries, he said, need to make good on pledges made for […]

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High hopes for Nigeria’s latest science policy

High hopes for Nigeria’s latest science policy

May 20, 2011 at 16:06

[ABUJA] Nigeria’s government hopes to make a “quantum leap” into the industrialised world with its latest science, technology and innovation (STI) policy, which is expected to be approved by President Goodluck […]

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Cash boost for University of Johannesburg’s research students

May 18, 2011 at 12:33

Pretoria – In a bid to retain skilled black graduates as academics, the University of Johannesburg has received a cash boost from PetroSA to assist historically-disadvantaged learners in the areas […]

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South Africa-hosted astronomy office to push development

South Africa-hosted astronomy office to push development

May 16, 2011 at 12:59

[CAPE TOWN] South Africa will host a new office to spearhead a ten-year plan of the International Astronomical Union (IAU) to use astronomy to stimulate education and development worldwide.

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National Educational Film Festival in Morocco joined by ISESCO

May 14, 2011 at 14:54

The Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) joined in organizing Morocco’s 10th National Educational Film Festival in Fez, on 12-14 May 2011.

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REWA & Cross-Border Projects introduce Art Therapy in Botswana

May 13, 2011 at 09:20

REWA, in partnership with Cross Border Projects, is offering free Art Therapy workshops to schools and other children’s organisations in the community. The purpose of these workshops is to enable […]

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Education For All SL observes global action week with a focus on girls’ education

May 12, 2011 at 10:09

Education For All SL has observed the 2011 global action week on education with the theme: women and girls education. EFA-SL Coordinator, Joseph Cobinah said they joined education advocates, school […]

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Turning Namibia’s education sector around

May 11, 2011 at 15:42

On the surface, Namibia’s education sector would appear to be doing just well, with about 19,000 teachers teaching some 550,000 children in 1,550 schools. About 80 per cent of the […]

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School SMEs boost quality of education in Ghana

School SMEs boost quality of education in Ghana

May 11, 2011 at 14:37

School infrastructure across Africa has, since the dawn of independence, been deteriorating at a faster pace as maintenance is almost non-existent and building of new facilities stalls. This, coupled with […]

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