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11.04.00 – NON-FORMAL EDUCATION

SOUTH SUDAN / UNESCO PHOTOJOURNALISM

Twenty young South Sudanese men and women finished training in photojournalism sponsored by  the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA).  UNMISS

3 Aug 2015 | Read More »

SYRIA / VOCATIONAL TRAINING

UNICEF aims to reach at least 165,000 adolescents in Syria in 2015 through partnership with local NGOs and key ministries on vocational training, life skills and psycho-social support.  The overall aim is to reduce the effects of the crisis on adolescents, including exposure to violence, abuse and association with armed groups. UNICEF

13 Mar 2015 | Read More »

HAITI / GIRLS VOCATIONAL TRAINING

Adolescent women in Haiti are finding inspiration and jobs through a project that trains them in fields previously allotted only to men.  The women now have incomes, and the skills needed to help their tiny nation, still suffering the effects of the 2010 earthquake. WORLD BANK

5 Nov 2014 | Read More »

KENYA / POLIO CAMPAIGN

Ever since Kenya reported a polio outbreak in May 2013, UNICEF and its partners have been exploring a number of strategies to reach the children under the age of five that have not been vaccinated. The Mtoto Kwa Mtoto or Child- to-child initiative, mobilizes school children in the effort to identify and vaccinate these children [...]

26 May 2014 | Read More »

SOMALIA / NEW TOWNS

 Training is underway for administrators in towns that have recovered in the recent military offensive by the Somali National Army (SNA) and the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM). Years spent under the control of extremists saw administrative structures and the rule of law degenerate, and any connection between the population and the state cut [...]

17 May 2014 | Read More »

LEBANON / SYRIA REFUGEES EDUCATION

Nearly 2.3 million children have stopped attending school in the Syrian Arab Republic. Also, more than 60 per cent of the 735,000 school-aged refugee children in the region are not enrolled in school. UNICEF

18 Jan 2014 | Read More »

HAITI / LIBRARIES

UNICEF, in partnership with Libraries Without Borders, is sending a library of 100 books in French and Creole to vulnerable neighborhoods in Haiti to promote the emotional, cognitive and social development of children and adolescents. UNICEF

22 Nov 2012 | Read More »

UN / WORLD TEACHERS DAY

Some 1.7 million more teachers are needed to achieve universal primary education by 2015, the second of the eight anti-poverty Millennium Development Goals, the heads of various United Nations agencies said today in a joint statement marking World Teachers’ Day. UNTV / FILE

5 Oct 2012 | Read More »

UN / BAN PRESSER

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today (19 September) told reporters he would use the upcoming high-level General Assembly session to personally press more than 120 world leaders to act on Syria. UNTV

19 Sep 2012 | Read More »

DRC / BOYS YOUTH VIOLENCE

UNICEF and AVSI (Association of Volunteers for International Service) have established single sex youth discussion groups throughout the North Kivu province of the Democratic Republic of Congo to help reduce violent behaviour and gender inequalities. UNICEF

5 Jan 2012 | Read More »

 

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