Post Tagged with: "Education"

UN report reveals increasing spending on education in sub-Saharan Africa

May 3, 2011 at 19:00

27 April 2011 – Countries in sub-Saharan Africa have been increasing expenditure on education by six per cent every year over the past decade, but many are still lagging in efforts […]

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AFRICA: Universities are training active citizens

May 2, 2011 at 18:45

The university and student life in Africa “present unmatched opportunities for exercising political activity and organisational leadership at a young age”, new research into higher education and democracy in Kenya, […]

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Malawi finally starts building science university

Malawi finally starts building science university

April 29, 2011 at 17:35

[LILONGWE] Seven years after it was first mooted, the Malawi University of Science and Technology (MUST) is finally getting off the ground. President Bingu wa Mutharika laid the foundation stone this […]

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World book day, Botswana

April 27, 2011 at 07:11

REWA and Botho College (a tertiary institute in Botswana) celebrated World Book Day on 10th March. The objective was to promote reading as an enjoyable leisure pursuit with young people […]

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Ministers of Education Confirm Participation for African Education Summit

Ministers of Education Confirm Participation for African Education Summit

April 26, 2011 at 18:02

Preparations for the African Education Summit to take place in Morocco this July are gaining momentum with confirmation of participation from a number of African Ministers of Education. In the […]

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Ethiopia on target to meet education MDG

April 26, 2011 at 13:45

Addis Ababa, April 25 (WIC) - Ethiopia is set to be recognized as one of the few expected countries to realize the UN sponsored Millennium Development Goal availing access to primary […]

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China to increase scholarships to African students

April 26, 2011 at 06:35

NAIROBI, April 20 (Xinhua) — China announced on Wednesday to largely increase the number of government scholarships to African students, in a bid to step up youth exchanges and lay […]

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Kenya & France sign new partnership agreement

April 22, 2011 at 14:46

Kenya and France have signed a new partnership agreement for closer cooperation in areas of international security, climate change, economic partnership, development aid and education, cultural and scientific collaboration. Prime […]

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Can African schools learn lessons from America?

Can African schools learn lessons from America?

April 18, 2011 at 08:05

This article is written by Ian Attfield, Education Adviser. It originally appeared on DFID Bloggers on 11th April 2011 and is republished with kind permission. Subscribe to Ian’s RSS feed […]

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Kechie’s Project Launches Sustainable Education Program in Nigeria

Kechie’s Project Launches Sustainable Education Program in Nigeria

April 14, 2011 at 16:00

Kechie’s Project (KP), an organization that empowers girls in Africa with education and social support, officially announced its Sustainable Education Program and launched its first campaign, The Nigerian Initiative by […]

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