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Education Equity Now- Youth Rally Call!

Posted December 13, 2013 Avatar JulieVOY

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Many of us here on VOY join in conversations on education and equality for all. Governments and UNICEF this week had a rallying call to get millions of children back to school and learning. We want to share pieces and videos by youth for YOU. Background on the Event: Kicking off at the Regional Ministerial Education Conference in Istanbul, 'Education Equity Now, is supported by the Government of Turkey and UNICEF. It calls on 20 governments in Central and Eastern Europe and C...


Friendship and compassion required

Posted December 17, 2013 Avatar JulieVOY

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Hey VOY! Last Friday I posted about Education for Equity, seen here: http://bit.ly/1frnjtx. I'd like to share with you, "Friendship and compassion required," which was read at the event last week. Written by: Nikola Maljkovic from Serbia With the sun shining and a cool breeze at her back, Sofia walks to school to begin the new school year. At 7, she can barely contain her excitement. She can’t wait to meet her teacher and find out if any of her new classmates love anim...