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Issues affecting most local communities in Africa

Publicado 7 de agosto de 2014 no picture Natumanya Sarah

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This is a story I got from one of the youths when I visited South Western Uganda during one of my education campaigns. She says: In my Community we (Youths) have the following problems 1. Illiteracy especially for girls 2. Poverty 3. Unemployment. Addressing the is the issue in number 1 above, it comes as a result of the community having low trust in girls who they believe are not good enough to be educated as far as boys should. Their reason being, girls are good...


What would I do?

Publicado 3 de agosto de 2014 Avatar paola.suarez

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Hi guys! I´s guessing we are aware on how the world has turned into a divergent place where injustice, war and hunger somehow have managed to coexist with better technology, and volunteering turning into a worldwide gear to enhance and improve healthcare and human rights education. However I´m not going to try to balance the “good” versus the “evil” in our world; rather I will pretend to answer a question I´m sure most of us have had at least once in our lifetime: if...


Meet the Romanian educational system (Part I)

Publicado 31 de julio de 2014 Avatar maryb

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Today, as I promised a while ago, I decided to write to you on the educational system in my country, Romania. This article is going to be mostly informative, but I will also try to observe some weak or/and positive points. I hope you will find it interesting and that it will help you have an insight on an educational system, similar or not to the one in your country. Firstly, you should know that education in Romania is based on a tuition-free system. There are 11 mandatory years...


HARD AT WORK IN THE OFFICE AND FOR THE YOUTH...

Publicado 31 de julio de 2014 no picture Angélique Pouponneau

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Your name: Miss. Beryl Birgitta Payet Your age: 26 Years old Where are you originally from and where do you currently live? I'm originally from La Digue Island which is Seychelles' Fourth Largest Island. I am currently residing at Pointe Larue, a district of Seychelles' main island - Mahé. According to your business card – what is your job title? I'm a Senior Engineer of the Radio Communications Section at the Department of ICT (Seychelles' Broadcasting and...


WOMEN AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Publicado 27 de julio de 2014 Avatar priya verma

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Technology is a boon to women. Education has changed the lives of women, but technology has improved the lives of women. Internet, mobile phones, radio, computers and television have brought a revolution in women’s life. Their live are not limited to household chores. Now they re aware of the global happenings and even staying and working at homes. E- Learning is flexible and changed the way of education in the world. One can now learn while staying at homes. The Internet has...


One Million: Use It To Enrich Libraries

Publicado 24 de julio de 2014 Avatar Oksana Hirchak

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I usually hear that people read less than in the past. Should we accuse them of this? On the one hand I agree. Technologies alter paper books. There is also the other side of an issue. It is a lack of books in libraries, especially in villages. It may sounds funny. But this is the problem which I see in Ukraine. And if I were a millionaire, I would spend money for libraries The situation is similar on whole territory of Ukraine. But I am going to view Lviv region where I live....


Education

Publicado 24 de julio de 2014 no picture Karrengunalan

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It is every child's right to get the best education in the world. But when they are in a classroom, the teachers should always give equal rights to all students without seeing their background whether they are poor or rich, dark or fair, a smart student or a failure student. I think it is in the teachers' hands to bring up the failing student to a smart student by encouraging what he or she is best for, but not forcing them to do something they do not like. Every child in this worl...


A little bit on Romanian youth

Publicado 23 de julio de 2014 Avatar maryb

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This week I’ve been thinking about the youth in Romania and about its passions and interests. And slowly, I began to observe that these have started to estrange from culture, knowledge, true love or a lot other things that the human being is to be admired for. Let me explain this phenomenon. It starts with television, internet, newspapers and maybe others too. There you can see, by taking just a glance, examples of how to succeed in life without making an effort. Just an exampl...


Life as an ethnic minority youth

Publicado 22 de julio de 2014 Avatar Jianne Soriano

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Even if I'm a permanent resident of Hong Kong or even if I can still be considered as a Hong Konger by some people because I was born it, it still doesn't feel right to call this city "My Home." Like many of my fellow ethnic minorities, we are still stuck under that label. We are still part of the minority. For many, we should be thankful because we are given some "privileges" and get to enjoy the same rights as local residents. But my point in the matter is, being an EM student...


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