500 Children in forest reserve denied education

500 Children in forest reserve denied education

“About 500 children of school age in 10 communities in the Ho-West District of the Volta Region have no access to education because their parents have illegally settled in the Kalakpa Forest Reserve in the Abutia Traditional Area, where social amenities are...
Interview: Education for Girls in Pakistan

Interview: Education for Girls in Pakistan

“Last week, Women Thrive was at the United Nations for the release of a new report on the quality of education for girls and boys around the world. For context, Women Thrive’s Erin Kelly spoke with Dr. Baela Raza Jamil.” Proceed to the interview or have a...
23pc kids out of school

23pc kids out of school

“Drastic measure are required to improve the quality of education in Balochistan as 23 percent children of school going age are out of school, said speakers during a seminar organized by the Kuchlak Welfare Society in Quetta Press Club here on Thursday. ”...
Adolescent girls: a look back at 2013

Adolescent girls: a look back at 2013

“In 2013 development practitioners working on adolescent girls issues have continued to benefit from the spillover of the “Malala effect“. The media attention that the 13-year-old schoolgirl has garnered not only raised the profile of Malala...
From Stadiums to Schools: Education in the 2014 World Cup

From Stadiums to Schools: Education in the 2014 World Cup

“The run-up to a big sporting bonanza like the World Cup or the Olympics often sees great controversy over the costs, timings and efficiency of the required infrastructure – and Brazil 2014 has been no exception. But now, in a clever move to try and spread the...