In its National Education Policy for 2004-15,1 the Government of Gambia announced a plan to create ECD Centres for 3-6-yearolds on the premises of primary schools in the most disadvantaged areas.
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Although this publication has Asian content, I am posting it here because it may be of interest in the wider context of multilingual education.
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An article on IRIN NEWS about a local language education programme in Senegal describes the importance of non-formal education efforts.
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EL FASHER (DARFUR), Sudan, May 9, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — On 7 May 2013, the African Union – United Nations Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) provided educational assistance to five primary schools in and around Sortoni, North Darfur.
The school materials, consisting of blackboards, chalk, rulers, erasers, pencils, school bags, exercise books, magazines, stickers
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ROME, Italy, May 3, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — A group of volunteers has organised and catalogued the archive material from the Italian School in Tangiers, which for 30 years had been stored in the building housing the Italian institutions in the city. The material is expected to shed light on the history of the
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