Morocco looks to invest in youth innovation

To raise the competitiveness of its economy, Morocco looks to invest in youth innovation. The Moroccan government will allocate 510 million dirhams (45 million euros)...

Africa Analysis: Political maturity before excellence

Africa must put differences aside before its plans for research and education excellence can come to fruition, argues Linda Nordling. Africa is overflowing with plans...

Africa: What is the availability of quality education?

Quality education practices are one of the global issues currently being studied by educational research firms.  How do several factors affect education?  Is it...

African Teachers to use Solar Powered Whiteboards

The US Agency for International Development (USAID) in the Republic of Senegal has given CyberSmart a grant to finance a pilot program which uses solar-powered,...

UN Secretary-General urges philanthropic education investment

28 February 2011 – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today lauded the role philanthropists play in facilitating access to education and encouraged them to commit more resources...

EGYPT: Education Minister reinstated amid winds of change

Six years after he was inexplicably sacked from his post as Egypt's education minister, law professor Ahmed Gamal Moussa was sworn in last week...

South Africa: Government’s focus on education commended

Pretoria - The South African Democratic Teachers Union (SADTU) has commended government's determination to prioritise education as a key tool to addressing the country's...

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC: Education against the odds

LINGUIRI, 21 February 2011 (IRIN) - Decades of political violence in northern Central African Republic have caused widespread destruction and displacement. The educational sector...

Morocco Universities introduce Communications Training Certificate

Alcatel-Lucent and Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco, announced an agreement to offer students a training and certification program based on Alcatel-Lucent technologies and...

AFRICA: New plan for graduate employment

Higher education leaders meeting in Ghana last month agreed that Africa needs to enhance the employability of graduates by supporting students in their attempts...

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