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Plaidoyer pour une Ă©ducation inclusive pour tous

Posted on 07 February 2011 by admin

Par Koffigan E. Adigbli

Un enseignant dans une classe de fortune à  Madina  Daffé, un village de Casamance. Crédit: Mamadou Alpha Diallo/IRIN

Un enseignant dans une classe de fortune à Madina Daffé, un village de Casamance. Crédit: Mamadou Alpha Diallo/IRIN

DAKAR, 7 fĂ©v (IPS/TerraViva) – La Coalition en synergie des organisations de dĂ©fense de l’école publique au SĂ©nĂ©gal (COSYDEP) a tenu, mardi Ă  Dakar, une rencontre sur l’éducation inclusive, soulignant l’urgence de garantir l’accessibilitĂ© de l’école pour tous les enfants du SĂ©nĂ©gal et des pays en voie de dĂ©veloppement. Continue Reading

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African Dictators’ Club Has Lost a Member

Posted on 06 February 2011 by admin

By Rosebell Kagumire*

KAMPALA, Feb 6 (TerraViva) – Most people in Uganda fall into one of two categories – those that fear the regime and those that fear life after the regime. Continue Reading

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GuaranĂ­ Effort to Strengthen Culture Through Tourism

Posted on 24 January 2011 by editor

Francisco Medina at the entrance to the 'School of the Jungle'. Credit:Clarinha Glock/IPS

By Clarinha Glock*

PUERTO IGUAZĂš, Argentina, Jan 24, 2011 (TierramĂ©rica) – Since recovering part of their territory in 2005, an indigenous GuaranĂ­ community in the northeastern Argentine province of Misiones is working to maintain and expand a cultural tourism initiative.
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Free Primary Education – If You Can Afford It

Posted on 20 January 2011 by editor

Students at Motshane Primary School, Mbabane. Credit: Mantoe Phakathi/IPS

MBABANE, Jan 19, 2011 (IPS) – The new school year opened with hope – and hunger – in Swaziland this week: an estimated 140,000 orphans and vulnerable children are among the small, eager faces in the mountain kingdom’s classrooms. Poverty and the AIDS pandemic threaten to make an early mark on the next generation.
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MIDEAST: World Forum Boosts Education for Palestinians

Posted on 01 November 2010 by admin

Courtesy of World Education Forum - Palestine.

By Mel Frykberg

RAMALLAH, Nov 1, 2010 (IPS/TerraViva) – Education in Palestinian areas and the longing for a homeland were given a major boost over the weekend through the World Education Forum (WEF). The four-day education conference Oct. 28-31 was held in cities across the West Bank and in Gaza, as well as Lebanon.
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MIDEAST: The People Speak

Posted on 31 October 2010 by admin

One of the many schools in Gaza damaged in Israeli attacks. Credit:Eva Bartlett.

By Eva Bartlett

GAZA CITY, Oct 31, 2010 (IPS/TerraViva) – The focus on people’s movements in Palestine continues to gain momentum with growing non-violent demonstrations in Gaza, the occupied West Bank and occupied East Jerusalem, and with a Palestine-wide call for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) against Israel.
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World Education Forum – Palestine

Posted on 28 October 2010 by admin

Courtesy of World Education Forum - Palestine.

IPS/TerraViva will be reporting on the four-day World Education Forum in Palestine, which takes place Oct. 28-31. Check back for updates!
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RIGHTS: Women More Educated, Not More Equal

Posted on 01 March 2010 by editor

Students in school in QuibdĂł, capital of ChocĂł province, Colombia. Credit:JesĂşs Abad Colorado/IPS

By Mario Osava *

RIO DE JANEIRO, Mar 1, 2010 (IPS/TerraViva) – When it comes to female education rates, progress has been made around the world, and in many countries girls and young women have outnumbered and outperformed boys and men at all levels of schooling for decades. Nevertheless, these advances have yet to translate into greater equity in employment, politics and social relations.
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