EDUCATION

UN expert to assess Algeria’s efforts to promote and protect the right to education for all

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the right to education, Kishore Singh, will be visiting Algeria from 27 January to 3 February 2015 to evaluate the Government’s ongoing plans for future education reform as it seeks to provide opportunities for all sectors of society.

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African Union Second Decade for Education in Africa: The AU and ADEA launch publications on skills for Africa’s accelerated and sustainable development

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, May 7, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The African Union Commission (AUC) and the Association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA) launched two series of publications in Yaoundé on April 24, 2014. The launch session took place during the Conference of Ministers of Education of the African Union (COMEDAF VI), […]

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World Teachers’ Day 2013: A Call for teachers!

World Teachers’ Day 2013: A Call for teachers! “A Call for Teachers!” is the slogan of World Teachers’ Day 2013 (5 October), which UNESCO is celebrating along with its partners, the International Labour Organization (ILO), UNDP, UNICEF and Education International (EI). Since teachers are the most powerful force for equity, access and quality education, a […]

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AfDB Funds Conakry Electricity Network Rehabilitation and Extension Project

TUNIS, Tunisia, September 14, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group (http://www.afdb.org) will support Guinea’s Conakry Electricity Network Rehabilitation and Extension Project (PREREC2) with a loan and a grant totaling US $16.66 million approved by its Board on Wednesday, September 11, 2013 in Tunis.   Logo: http://www.photos.apo-opa.com/plog-content/images/apo/logos/african-development-bank-2.png   The project will […]

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Uganda – Fitness for Africa – Please support

Heather Parisi (@fit4africa ) is someone I met on Twitter and I was delighted to hear about the work she is doing in Uganda through Fitness For Africa  — Mind – Body – Health.  Please visit www.FitnessForAfrica.org to find out more and support this venture. I’ve invited Heather Parisi to tell SocioLingo Africa readers about the project: […]

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Postgraduate Diploma in Museum and Heritage Studies -2014

CFA: Postgraduate Diploma in Museum and Heritage Studies -2014 Date: 13 August 2013 15:45 From: Olusengun Morakinyo, University of the Western Cape <OlusengunM@robben-island.org.za> POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA IN MUSEUM AND HERITAGE STUDIES: 2014 The African Programme in Museum and Heritage Studies, which has been offered since 1988, is the leading training and education programme for professionals and scholars in […]

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