Post Tagged with: "Education"

Senegal: Africa’s Math and Science Stars to Shine at New Centre

Senegal: Africa’s Math and Science Stars to Shine at New Centre

September 13, 2011 at 16:50

MBOUR, Senegal, Sept. 2, 2011 — /PRNewswire/ – Mathematics underpins science, technology and modern society – from cell phones to computers and satellites. On September 6, 2011, the Government of […]

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Teacher’s 60,000km drive to bring laptops to rural Africa

Teacher’s 60,000km drive to bring laptops to rural Africa

September 13, 2011 at 16:25

DUBAI // Bouncing over rugged terrain in a four-wheel-drive vehicle equipped with solar panels, a tent and a fridge, Tamin-Lee Connolly has begun her mission to deliver solar-powered laptops to […]

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Africa: Educating Girls A Must

Africa: Educating Girls A Must

September 13, 2011 at 14:47

Girls’ education brings enormous benefits far beyond improving the lives of the girls themselves.  Once an educated girl becomes an adult, there are many continuing benefits of her education, not […]

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South Africa: Public education in crisis

South Africa: Public education in crisis

September 13, 2011 at 12:01

South Africa needs a new social compact to improve public education. The national interest in dramatically improved schooling for the poor majority must trump sectional interests

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South Africa: Push for science in Africa

South Africa: Push for science in Africa

September 12, 2011 at 17:00

SOUTH Africa is to assist other African countries to establish science centres and is to build more of them in the country, Minister of Science and Technology Naledi Pandor has […]

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Fellowships for African women scientists a big hit

Fellowships for African women scientists a big hit

September 12, 2011 at 14:28

NAIROBI: The African Women in Agricultural Research and Development (AWARD) fellowship programme has been inundated with applicants.

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South Africa: DST plans African science network

South Africa: DST plans African science network

September 12, 2011 at 09:03

The Department of Science and Technology (DST) will increase the number of science centres across SA to encourage the uptake of science and technology careers.

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South Africa: Country to Increase Science Centres

South Africa: Country to Increase Science Centres

September 9, 2011 at 11:30

Cape Town — Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor has promised to increase the number of science centres in the country in a bid to help the youth “reach their […]

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Nigeria training teachers in ICT

Nigeria training teachers in ICT

September 9, 2011 at 10:30

The Nigerian government is looking to increase education and training in the information and communications sector. All Africa ICT reported that more than 4,000 school teachers will take part in […]

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South Africa: Students Learn About Geological Sciences

South Africa: Students Learn About Geological Sciences

September 8, 2011 at 10:20

The Council for GeoScience (CGS) once again entrusted Moving Ads South Africa to execute its National Science Week activation at schools around Gauteng.

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