Category Archives: Information

Africa Health Officials Call for Children to Return to School

Experts from the World Health Organization and the United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund say it’s urgent and essential that children across the African continent return to school soon, and safely. To that end, the U.N. agencies have formulated guide…

Students Become Neighbors Time Zones Apart

WASHINGTON – Relatively few students in the U.S. have opportunities to study abroad, says Mohamed Abdel-Kader, executive director of the Stevens Initiative, a public-private partnership based at the Aspen Institute in Washington, D.C.Some estimates rig…

Growing Outcry in Ethiopia Over Abducted University Students

ADDIS ABABA – Ethiopians are expressing anger and frustration over several university students, most of them female, who remain missing after their kidnapping two months ago.A growing social media campaign echoes the (hash)BringBackOurGirls activism in…

Quality Education, Key to Social Advancement, Equity and Territorial Justice: Head of Govt

Rabat – Quality education is likely to solve the problems facing society, as it is “the key to social advancement, equity, territorial justice and progress at the national level,” said on Thursday Head of Government, Saad Dine El Otmani.Speaking at the…

Inside Campus Fortresses, Hong Kong Students Prep for Battle

HONG KONG – Student protesters are barricading themselves at universities across Hong Kong, stockpiling makeshift weapons and turning campuses into what look like war zones. It marks a dangerous new phase in Hong Kong’s 5-month-old anti-government prot…

The UAE Ministry of Education Showcase Its World-Class Education at The Morocco Educational Fairs

The United Arab Emirates Ministry of Education (MoE) (www.MOE.gov.ae) is taking part in the 2019 fall edition of the Morocco Educational Fairs, between November 16 and 18, 2019 in Casablanca and Tangier. During the exhibition, the ministry will be pres…

International Criminal Investigative Training Assistance Program (ICITAP) Final Judiciary Forensic Seminar

In the framework of bilateral cooperation between the government of Algeria, and the United States Department of Justice, International Criminal Investigative Training Assistance Program (ICITAP), the fifth and final iteration of the ICITAP-sponsored J…

Global Fund Gives Kids in Crisis-Plagued Sahel Chance at Education

GENEVA – A global education fund is providing tens of thousands of Sahelian children in crisis with a quality education, bringing hope to boys and girls who have known nothing but violence and sorrow in their young lives. Education Cannot Wait, a fundi…