EDUCATION

5 Reasons STEM Education will be the Key to Ghana’s Success

STEM, standing for science, technology, engineering, and math, education is the key to any nation’s growth in the current economy.

Categories: AFRICA, EDUCATION, Ghana

Africa Report : Education reform in Uganda 1997 – 2004

This book provides detailed studies of the Ugandan process of education reform, from partnership development, through to curriculum design and policy dialogue.

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The Language Question in Cameroon

This paper is a critique of language policy in Cameroon revealing that mother tongue education in the early years of primary education remains a distant cry.

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UNESCO Global Education Report 2010

This UNESCO Global Education Report presents the latest education statistics from primary to tertiary levels in more than 200 countries. This edition focuses on the financing of education and provides a series of indicators to compare spending patterns across countries and levels of education. This edition of the Global Education Digest (GED)explores the changing patterns […]

Categories: AFRICA, EDUCATION

MA in Francophone Africa

There’s a new MA in Francophone Africa programme at the University of Portsmouth School of Languages and Area Studies. The focus of the course will be the history, politics, societies and cultures of Francophone Africa. The course can be taken over 2 years part-time or one year full time. French language is not a requirement […]

Categories: AFRICA, EDUCATION, TRAINING

African Traditional Education

In response to a question about African traditional education I found a couple of papers that may be of interest.

Categories: AFRICA, EDUCATION, PAPERS and REPORTS

Africa : 50 interesting things (2010)

50 interesting things about Africa via World Bank

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Peace, Security and Development Fellowships for African Scholars

These fellowships for African scholars look like a great opportunity. Check out the website and apply early. Please contact Mirzokhid Karshiev at the address below the advert with any questions. The African Leadership Centre is pleased to announce a call for applications for the Peace, Security and Development Fellowships for African Scholars starting in September […]

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Bookshops in England stocking African books

This list of bookshops in England that stock African books is not exhaustive or complete but I hope it will be useful.

Categories: AFRICA, BOOKS, EDUCATION

Multilingual Education, a new Open Access Journal

This new open-access journal should be of interest to Africanists and African academics.

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South Africa History : The Archival Platform

The Archival Platform is a networking, advocacy and research initiative in the archive and heritage sector in South Africa.

Categories: AFRICA, EDUCATION, HISTORY, RESEARCH, South Africa

Language Policy in Tanzania, Dissertation

This research specifically examines education policies related to language in the education system of Tanzania.

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