Education and training

Mauritius – Association Pour L’Education Des Enfants Defavorisés (APEDED) ensuring economic growth of women through micro enterprise

Operating in the field of poverty alleviation, APEDED provides education and basic necessities to underprivileged children at pre-primary, primary, secondary and tertiary levels. It primarily works with school drop-outs. In 2007, given the high rate of unemployment among women in the region of Chemin-Grenier, the organisation established a medicinal plant nursery on the roof of […]

Lesotho’s need to include SRHR in its curriculum

Lesotho’s need to include SRHR in its curriculum

By: Kelello Rakolobe 08 April 2019 Lesotho: According to Ministry of Health 2014 study Lesotho has the second highest prevalence of HIV in the world at 25%. Prior to the 2014 Health survey, Lesotho had the third highest prevalence at 23 percent. This means instead of decreasing, the Lesotho HIV/AIDS statistics has escalated. The HIV/ […]

April 8, 2019 Themes: HIV/AIDS | Youth Programs: Education and training

SABC 1: Teenagers on a mission

  Brief Scene Description Teeneagers talking to the importance of formal education.

Swaziland: Zodwa Maseko

Zodwa Maseko is a primary teacher, she teaches lower grades. She has a soft heart for children. She support the needy children who come from poor families through getting assistance from her colleagues. As a school they sometimes have workshops where they equip each other as teachers about the importance of a child. She also […]

August 30, 2018 Themes: Climate Change Programs: Education and training

Mauritius: YUVA ensures the sustained well-being of children and young people, especially those who are the most vulnerable

Mauritius: YUVA ensures the sustained well-being of children and young people, especially those who are the most vulnerable

YUVA works with families, communities, and partners to ensure that children and young people enjoy good health, are educated for life, experience love of parents and their surroundings, and are cared for and protected. YUVA serves all children and young people, regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, or gender. YUVA aims to ensure Quality Education, Good […]

Mauritius: Will FLY is working to include those who are marginalized in the society through its pedagogical projects.

Will FLY was founded in 2008 and is currently based at Black River. It provides children from suburbs with a safe and calm milieu to do their homework after school. It teaches them values such as discipline and non-violence. Will FLY provides these children with stationery materials and caters for their basic needs in terms […]

Mauritius: Vent d’un Reve offering courses in music to children and promoting their holistic development.

Vent d’un Reve was founded in February 2011 and is found in Mangalkhan, Floreal. It offers courses in music and art to children and organises teaching workshops after school. It seeks to promote the holistic development of children through music and engages in community-building. The organisation offers both theoretical and practical courses in music. Through […]

Mauritius: M-Kids Association, working to alleviate extreme poverty.

M-Kids Association is aware that poverty cannot be completely eradicated. However, it is working to at least alleviate extreme poverty. The association is working to have a country with zero hunger. It promotes safe and healthy population and aims to protect the environment. M-Kids Association preaches about peace and social stability while working in close […]

Mauritius: Medcare Academy seeks to eradicate extreme poverty by educating and training children and women.

The non-governmental organisation Medcare Academy (MA) exists for 6 years. It works in regions of poverty in the south of Mauritius. It primarily works with vulnerable children, teenagers and single mothers and offers them quality education and training in work skills. It aims to empower vulnerable children and women living in harsh conditions through education […]

Ministry of education and culture: Education and training policy

A good system of education in any country must be effective on two fronts: on the quantitative level; to ensure access to education and equity in the distribution and allocation of resources to various segments of the society, and on qualitative level, to ensure that the country produces the skills needed for rapid social and […]

September 12, 2016 Themes: Education Programs: Education and training | Training Tools