Myanmar

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Total population (in thousands) 53,897 (2015)
Population aged 14 years and younger (in thousands) 14,849 (2015)
Out-of-school children 284,278 (2014)
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Myanmar: Inside the Tatmadaw’s schools

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 27 Nov 2018 | by: MRATT KYAW THU | Story Source: Frontier (Myanmar) ~ ...
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Migrant kids get chance to blossom

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 26 Nov 2018 | by: Hoda Jaberian, Alvin Vista, and Esther Care | Story Source: ...
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The Muslim woman breaking barriers in sex education in Myanmar

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 22 Nov 2018 | by: Victoria Milko | Story Source: Al Jazeera ~ Go to ...
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Children with Disabilities

 

Help is scarce for Rohingya children with intellectual disabilities

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 22 Aug 2018 | by: Wudan Yan | Story Source: Global Post PRI ~ Go ...
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I can choose my career as I like

Po Tha Jan is from the Kapyinyoe Non-Formal Education (NFE) class, Hlegu Township, Yangon Region. He is nine years old and ...
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In Burma, Children With Disabilities Struggle to Access Schools

According to a government-led national survey, approximately 60 percent of deaf people in Burma never go to school. Continue reading about the ...
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Emergency

 

Rahima has lived her entire life in a Rohingya refugee camp – for her, education is the ticket to a normal life

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 10 Oct 2018 | by: South China Morning Post | Story Source: South China ...
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Help is scarce for Rohingya children with intellectual disabilities

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 22 Aug 2018 | by: Wudan Yan | Story Source: Global Post PRI ~ Go ...
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Only a quarter of Rohingya refugees’ education needs have been met

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 23 August 2018 | by: GEM Report | Story Source: GEM Report ~ Go ...
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Gender

 

Childhood Interrupted: Plan International Release Report on The Lives of Rohingya Refugee Children

Childhood Interrupted Download the Report from PLAN International, 25 February 2018 At least 688,000 refugees have fled Myanmar's Rakhine state, ...
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Rohingya girls are living in a grim purgatory

Sabuka's mother was killed crossing the border into Bangladesh. For every one of the almost one million Rohingya people living ...
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Teacher works overtime to give Rohingya girls a chance to learn

Working to help young Rohingya refugees girls get some schooling in displacement Recently arrived Rohingya refugee, Rosina Akhter, 12, is ...
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ICT in Education

 

Myanmar teachers benefit from Ericsson virtual reality training tool

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 19 Nov 2018 | by: WebWire | Story Source: WebWire ~ Go to Original Article ...
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Stepping into a Virtual Reality Classroom for Teacher Training in Myanmar

by CSD|May 23rd, 2018 By Haein Shin & Tara Stafford Ocansey Categories: Capacity Building, Education, Sustainable Development Goals, Technology, Technology ...
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Hour-of-Code introduced at Myanmar’s biggest school

By KYAW PHONE KYAW | 31 JAN 2018 A global movement of computer programming for children named Hour-of-Code was introduced by the Myanmar ...
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Innovative Financing

 

Japan to boost education partnership with Myanmar

By NYAN LYNN AUNG, 23 January, 2018 Japan looks forward to more Myanmar students taking part in a student exchange program this year, ...
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North Devon teacher sets up in Myanmar

A Barnstaple-born teacher is hoping to set up a school on the other side of the world. Chloe Smith has ...
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Educate A Child signs agreement with United World Schools to reach over 33,000 children in Cambodia, Myanmar and Nepal

Educate A Child (EAC), a programme of the Qatar based Education Above All Foundation (EAA), has signed a three year ...
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Learning Outcomes

 

Migrant kids get chance to blossom

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 26 Nov 2018 | by: Hoda Jaberian, Alvin Vista, and Esther Care | Story Source: ...
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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

 

Qatar confirms commitment to national, international education

Photo: (From Author Site URL) HE the Minister of Education and Higher Education Dr Mohamed Abdul Wahed al-Hammadi attending the ...
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Myanmar: Inside the Tatmadaw’s schools

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 27 Nov 2018 | by: MRATT KYAW THU | Story Source: Frontier (Myanmar) ~ ...
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New review highlights importance of good sleep routines for children

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 3 Dec 2018 | by: University of British Columbia | Story Source: University of ...
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Partnership

 

Only a quarter of Rohingya refugees’ education needs have been met

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 23 August 2018 | by: GEM Report | Story Source: GEM Report ~ Go ...
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Stepping into a Virtual Reality Classroom for Teacher Training in Myanmar

by CSD|May 23rd, 2018 By Haein Shin & Tara Stafford Ocansey Categories: Capacity Building, Education, Sustainable Development Goals, Technology, Technology ...
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A New Lesson to Teach Refugees

The number of children displaced from their homes is daunting, but groups are working with governments to offer a brighter ...
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Policy and Curriculum

 

Myanmar: Inside the Tatmadaw’s schools

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 27 Nov 2018 | by: MRATT KYAW THU | Story Source: Frontier (Myanmar) ~ ...
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The Muslim woman breaking barriers in sex education in Myanmar

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 22 Nov 2018 | by: Victoria Milko | Story Source: Al Jazeera ~ Go to ...
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Myanmar: Draft of Basic Education Law faulty: teachers

By EI SHWE PHYU 04 JAN 2018 The Myanmar Teachers’ Federation has said the draft of the Basic Education Law to be submitted ...
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Private Sector

 

Turning Packaging into Education

Every week Colgate delivers thousands of cardboard boxes to rural areas of Myanmar, formerly Burma. By printing posters on the ...
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Telenor raises MYR 483.5 mln in special number auction

Telenor Myanmar reports it has raised MYR 483.5 million in its first public auction of special numbers held on 25 February. Telenor ...
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Bringing the Joy of Learning to Children in Asia: Fuji Xerox Project Leveraging its Strengths to Provide Learning Materials

Fuji Xerox Co., a major office equipment and solution service provider based in Japan, launched in 2015 a project to ...
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Teacher

 

Migrant kids get chance to blossom

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 26 Nov 2018 | by: Hoda Jaberian, Alvin Vista, and Esther Care | Story Source: ...
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The Muslim woman breaking barriers in sex education in Myanmar

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 22 Nov 2018 | by: Victoria Milko | Story Source: Al Jazeera ~ Go to ...
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Myanmar teachers benefit from Ericsson virtual reality training tool

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 19 Nov 2018 | by: WebWire | Story Source: WebWire ~ Go to Original Article ...
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