The drive for quality education worldwide, faces ‘mammoth challenges’

Partnerships are key Education enhances the “analytical, inventive and critical thinking capacities of human beings”, the Assembly President said, adding that in the process, it...

CONSEIL SCIENTIFIQUE : RAPPORT RECHERCHE 2018 UAC

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). CONSEIL SCIENTIFIQUE : RAPPORT RECHERCHE 2018 UAC Source of original article: Université d’Abomey-Calavi...

Partenariats innovants pour le financement du secteur de la santé au Bénin

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Partenariats innovants pour le financement du secteur de la santé au Bénin Source of original article: Université d’Abomey-Calavi (UAC)...

Concours de RUFORUM pour des Jeunes Entrepreneurs Africains de l’Année 2019

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Annonce des vingt (20) lauréats du Concours de RUFORUM pour des Jeunes  Entrepreneurs Africains de l’Année...

Colloque international Mgr Robert Sastre

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Des indépendances africaines à l’ère du renouveau démocratique : la figure de Mgr Robert Sastre Télécharger tout le programme...

Portraits show ‘dignity and humanity’ of Holocaust survivors, 75 years after Auschwitz liberation

While the Nazis had attempted to hide evidence of mass murder, “millions of clothing items and tons of hair told their own appalling story”,...

Certificat en analyse et en évaluation des politiques publiques (CAEP)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Accédez aux conditions à remplir pour suivre la formation : Source of original article: Université d’Abomey-Calavi (UAC) / University...

World leaders must address ‘shameful’ disparities in education spending: UN children’s agency

The study, “Addressing the learning crisis: an urgent need to better finance education for the poorest children”, was published on Monday to coincide with...

Is there more to the Caribbean’s single-use plastics ban than meets the eye? ·...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Janine Mendes-Franco / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). The Caribbean has spoken out against single-use plastics...

FIRST PERSON: An artist’s ‘obsession’ with New Orleans tradition

Henry Lipkis is a New Orleans-based artist. His “Third Line” mural in the Bywater neighbourhood of the city, is 150ft long and 35 ft high and took...

UN cultural agency chief meets with Iran ambassador amid current tensions

UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay and Iranian Ambassador to the UN agency, Ahmad Jalali, met in Paris against a background of mounting threats between his country and the United...

When the Caribbean did the right thing · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Janine Mendes-Franco / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). In this final installment of the series honouring...

When do kids start school? As early as July or as late as September

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). It’s the second full week of August, which means millions of American schoolkids are heading back to school or...

Views of Higher Education Divided by Party

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Americans see value in higher education – whether they graduated from college or not. Most say a college degree is...

Incomes of less-educated households rose since Great Recession

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Household incomes in the United States have rebounded from their 2012 bottom in the wake of the Great Recession....

Who doesn’t read books in America?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Roughly a quarter of U.S. adults (27%) say they haven’t read a book in whole or in part in...

Religion in the Public Schools

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). More than 55 years after the Supreme Court issued its landmark ruling striking down school-sponsored prayer, Americans continue to...

For a Lot of American Teens, Religion Is a Regular Part of the Public...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Yet many other U.S. adolescents rarely observe religious behavior in their schools, and a majority say they rarely or...

Share of young adults not working or in school at 30-year low in U.S.

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The share of young adults who are not engaged in work or education has gone down gradually in recent...

FIRST PERSON: Accordion maker has ‘never had so much fun’

Clarence Martin, the son of a crop-sharer and carpenter, opened Martin Accordions in Lafayette, Louisiana after giving up working as a building site contractor. The...

UN chief praises impact of Palestine refugee agency as ‘our common success’, at key...

The UN chief was speaking at the opening of the 2019 pledging conference for UNRWA, officially the Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees...

UN cultural agency removes birthplace of Jesus from its list of heritage sites in...

The gospels of the New Testament of the Bible state that Christ was born in a manger in Bethlehem, in the reign of King...

With half of Somaliland children not in school, UNICEF and partners launch education access...

Drought, food insecurity, poverty and inequality are some of the challenges that hinder efforts to get more Somaliland children and youth in schools. The...

UN highlights importance of skills development on World Youth Skills Day

The Day is important because rising youth unemployment is seen as one of the most significant problems facing economies and societies in today’s world,...