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11.03.00 – EDUCATIONAL SYSTEMS

SOMALIA / UNIVERSITY GRADUATION

With the relative peace enjoyed in Somalia, universities are gaining ground and the youths now have a chance to acquire tertiary education. Over 700 students of SIMAD University were conferred with different degrees with the areas of study including Accountancy, Computer Science, Law, Economics, Statistics and Planning, Sharia As well as Banking and finance, among [...]

7 Dec 2013 | Read More »

UN / LANG LANG

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon designated world-renowned pianist Lang Lang from China as a UN Messenger of Peace with a special focus on global education. Lang Lang said the world is "having a problem with education" and that because of his young age he "will be able to connect with young people" and help "make a better [...]

28 Oct 2013 | Read More »

CAR / CONFLICT EDUCATION

 Conflict in parts of Central African Republic (CAR) has led to widespread insecurity for school age children.  UNICEF is re-supplying and repairing schools, and helping teachers return to their posts whenever possible, but the most recent wave of violence in the north-west of the country is again putting more strain on an already fragile education [...]

22 Oct 2013 | Read More »

NIGER / GIRLS EDUCATION

UNICEF is promoting a girl-friendly school approach which provides children with the minimum conditions of study and encourage the presence of girls. In the south of  Niger, cultural pressure remains strong against the education of girls. Over 30 percent of girls in the country are married by the age of 15. UNICEF

19 Oct 2013 | Read More »

SOUTH SUDAN / LIBRARY

A new library has opened at South Sudan's police training college in Rajaf, British Ambassador to South Sudan Ian Hughes said his country was supporting this so that it contributes “towards that succesful police service that the country needs.” UNMISS

10 Oct 2013 | Read More »

PAKISTAN / BAN WRAP

Visiting Pakistan on the eve of its independence day, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon hailed the country's lead role in UN peacekeeping operations and addressed girls' education and the use of drones. (UNTV/ UNIC)

13 Aug 2013 | Read More »

AFGHANISTAN / 1000 CLASSROOMS PROJECT

Rabia Balkhi school is one of 51 schools that have undergone a complete makeover as part of the 1000 Classrooms Project. Funded by the Government of Japan, the project was implemented by the Ministry of Education with support from UNICEF, benefitting nearly 300,000 students in the city ofKabul. UNICEF

6 Jul 2013 | Read More »

PHILIPPINES / EDUCATION

Six months after Typhoon Bopha took more than 1,000 lives and displaced more than a million people, teaching and learning are taking place again in elementary schools across affected parts of the Philippines. UNICEF

10 May 2013 | Read More »

SERBIA / INCLUSIVE EDUCATION

Belgrade schools are becoming more inclusive, integrating students with disabilities and from the Roma communities. UNICEF executive board members pay a visit, to see for themselves the impact that the organization's work can have in a middle-income country like this. UNICEF

1 May 2013 | Read More »

ARMENIA / DISASTER RISK REDUCTION

A video made by youth, highlights the needs of a young girl with disabilities during an emergency. UNICEF

29 Mar 2013 | Read More »

 

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