African Union Shouldn’t Tolerate Banning Pregnant Girls from School

Africa/14.08.18/Source: www.hrw.org. In June, Burundi joined a small group of African countries that ban pregnant girls from continuing with formal education in government schools. Burundi’s Education Ministry  banned the boys who get the girls pregnant as well as the girls themselves from going to public or private school.Burundi’s ban is contrary to the country’s constitution and many domestic laws, and […]

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Vídeo: Education in Africa: Key challenges and solutions for developing human capital

Por Rebecca Winthrop Human capital enables countries to harness skills, knowledge, and innovation to grow their economies and improve the well-being of their citizens. Over the past 25 years, countries in sub-Saharan Africa have made substantial progress in primary school access. Despite these gains, many young people who attend school are not acquiring the basic […]

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The Foundation of Africa’s Future. High quality education is key to overcoming Africa’s economic challenges.

Africa/Angola/12.06.18/By Zandre Campos/ Source: www.usnews.com.   THE CONVERSATION ABOUT Africa has been shifting from one about shortfalls to one about opportunities. Africa is a known leader in commodity exporting, but the economic potential far succeeds that. Africa has an enormous coastline and is more proximate to both European and North American markets than Asia. Currently, Africa leads […]

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