Wednesday, 26 April 2017

Category: Education

Feed Subscription
Implementation of the continental Education Strategy for Africa

Implementation of the continental Education Strategy for Africa

A two-day meeting on the implementation of the continental education strategy for Africa was held last week from at the African Union Commission (AUC), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The ...

Read More »
Why it is crucial to locate the ‘African’ in African Studies

Why it is crucial to locate the ‘African’ in African Studies

  Africans have always produced knowledge about Africa. Their contributions have in some cases been “preferably unheard”. In others they’ve been “deliberately silenced”. So w ...

Read More »
Academic and professional training in Sudan endangered by US sanctions

Academic and professional training in Sudan endangered by US sanctions

Adla is a Sudanese lady running a private center of academic & professional training in Khartoum – Sudan, but now the future of her work is under threat because of the US sanc ...

Read More »
How mobile phones are disrupting teaching and learning in Africa

How mobile phones are disrupting teaching and learning in Africa

Mobile phones have become ubiquitous in Africa. Among younger users, basic phones are most common. But more pupils are accessing smartphones that can connect to the internet – and ...

Read More »
Kenya to host Africa education conference

Kenya to host Africa education conference

Kenya is set to host a major international conference on education early June amid a comprehensive curriculum review that is currently underway. The Education Innovation Africa Co ...

Read More »
Gifted children in Africa’s urban slums are a precious and untapped resource

Gifted children in Africa’s urban slums are a precious and untapped resource

We all know that it doesn’t matter whether you’re rich or poor. You can still be gifted. Opportunity is the key. Through opportunity you can overcome difficulty and reach your ful ...

Read More »
Young African scientists selected for 66th Lindau Nobel Laureate meeting

Young African scientists selected for 66th Lindau Nobel Laureate meeting

The African Union Commission (AUC) has announced the selection of three young African scientists to participate in the 66th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting, dedicated to physics. Th ...

Read More »
How universities can teach their students to respect different cultures

How universities can teach their students to respect different cultures

Universities are diverse spaces. Their students are of different races and religions, belong to different socioeconomic groups and are even geographically different: some come fro ...

Read More »
Launch of 50 African Union youth clubs and the African youth continental publication ‘I AFRICA’

Launch of 50 African Union youth clubs and the African youth continental publication ‘I AFRICA’

The African Union Commission in collaboration with The African Union Youth Club (AUYCs) at the University of Cape Town partnered for the launch of 50 AUYCs and an African youth co ...

Read More »
The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition

The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition

The Royal Commonwealth Society has a rich history of nurturing the creative talents of young people around the Commonwealth, promoting literacy and expression by celebrating excel ...

Read More »
scroll to top