Malaysia

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Total population (in thousands) 30,894 (2015)
Population aged 14 years and younger (in thousands) 7,696 (2015)
Out-of-school children 58,264 (2015)
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Malaysia: Stateless in Sabah, the boys and girls who can’t go to school

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 17 Sep 2018 | by: Vinodh Pillai | Story Source: Free Malaysia Today ~ Go ...
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Malaysia: Pledges to Facilitate Education of Migrant (TKI) Children

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 24 July 2018 | By: SUCI SEKARWATI | Story Source: Ladies Want More ~ Go ...
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Malaysia Sees Substantial Growth in Education Mobility, Reveals Youth Mobility Index

By PRESS RELEASE PR Newswire | 04 February, 2018 KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Feb. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- To commemorate its 10th year ...
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Children with Disabilities

 

Education Ministry drafting policy to address learning disabilities

The Education Ministry is drafting a policy to address issues pertaining to learning disabilities such as autism and dyslexia, among ...
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Emergency

 

Malaysia: Stateless in Sabah, the boys and girls who can’t go to school

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 17 Sep 2018 | by: Vinodh Pillai | Story Source: Free Malaysia Today ~ Go ...
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Malaysia: Pledges to Facilitate Education of Migrant (TKI) Children

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 24 July 2018 | By: SUCI SEKARWATI | Story Source: Ladies Want More ~ Go ...
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How Two Young Malaysians Are Empowering Refugee Children Through Education

by Nandini Balakrishnan — 21 Nov 2017 They run a social enterprise that aims to transform the lives of refugee children by ...
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Gender

 

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ICT in Education

 

29 edtech startups across Southeast Asia with some funding and traction

Startups that tackle problems in Southeast Asia’s education system aren’t exactly writing big headlines with multi-million dollar funding rounds, but ...
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Malaysia’s innovative ties that bind

A commitment to closer bilateral cooperation in the fields of innovation and education was among the leading outcomes of a ...
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Malaysia among leaders in vocational, technical training

With the various education initiatives and policies that have been taken, Malaysia is now one of the leading countries in ...
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Innovative Financing

 

2018 Budget: Educators, students seek education boost

By Amirah Nabilah - October 25, 2017 @ 6:41pm KUANTAN: Educationists from institutions of higher learning are hoping for more allocation to research ...
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29 edtech startups across Southeast Asia with some funding and traction

Startups that tackle problems in Southeast Asia’s education system aren’t exactly writing big headlines with multi-million dollar funding rounds, but ...
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Learning Outcomes

 

Learning beyond the classroom

UNDERSTANDING knowledge and critically applying it, is the way forward for students today. It was the view shared by teachers ...
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FLS in Action: Regional Planning Workshop to Expand Flexible Learning Strategies for Out-of-School Children in ASEAN

ognizant of the need to expand the provision of FLS in the ASEAN region, UNESCO Bangkok will organise a two-day ...
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Mother Tongue

 

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Partnership

 

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Policy and Curriculum

 

Situation Analysis of Out-of-School Children in Nine Southeast Asian Countries

In an effort to assist the countries in Southeast Asia to develop more robust policies and programmes for out-of-school children ...
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Malaysia: Changing mindsets through education

XI used to be an angry child. He would come to class grumpy and could not tolerate criticism. At one ...
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Malaysia: ‘Help on the way for undocumented children’

KUCHING: Children without proper documentations in the state will soon be receiving assistance from the state National Registration Department (JPN) ...
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Private Sector

 

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Teacher

 

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