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Looking back at Radio Education in Somalia

Posted Monday May 22, 2017 by Adrienne Gregory

SOMDEL was an innovative programme developed by AET which improved literacy and...

SOMDEL was an innovative programme developed by AET which improved literacy and numeracy for thousands of Somaliland residents between 2003 and 2010. Hassan, our regional manager, fondly remembers the weekly...

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Looking back at Radio Education in Somalia

Alice’s Story – Getting a second chance through the Reflect programme

Posted Tuesday May 09, 2017 by Adrienne Gregory

We continue our stories of women who have had their education cut...

We continue our stories of women who have had their education cut short because of conflict, but found a second chance. Alice is 40 years old and a learner here...

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Alice’s Story – Getting a second chance through the Reflect programme

How Somali Mothers have benefited from adult education – Amina’s Story

Posted Thursday April 06, 2017 by Adrienne Gregory

Women can find themselves, through various circumstances, becoming the sole provider for...

Women can find themselves, through various circumstances, becoming the sole provider for their household, especially in areas of conflict. Since her husband passed away, Amina has become the head of...

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How Somali Mothers have benefited from adult education – Amina’s Story

What is Education – A Poem from Somaliland

Posted Tuesday March 21, 2017 by Adrienne Gregory

Somaliland has a long-standing tradition of poetry. Some people call it a...

Somaliland has a long-standing tradition of poetry. Some people call it a land of poets. It is in honour of this tradition that we asked our Programme Manager from Somaliland...

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What is Education – A Poem from Somaliland

Accelerated Secondary School for Women Opening in Yambio

Posted Wednesday March 08, 2017 by Adrienne Gregory

AET is pleased to announce that it will be expanding its Accelerated...

AET is pleased to announce that it will be expanding its Accelerated Secondary Education for Women (ASEW) project to Yambio Town, Western Equatoria, South Sudan. ASEW was initially piloted in...

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Accelerated Secondary School for Women Opening in Yambio

New Project improving teaching in South Sudan

Posted Tuesday February 07, 2017 by Adrienne Gregory

We are excited to announce we are starting a new project in...

We are excited to announce we are starting a new project in South Sudan aimed at improving the quality of primary education in 25 schools. The project plans to use...

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New Project improving teaching in South Sudan

AET hosts workshop with education authorities from across all Somali regions and states

Posted Thursday November 03, 2016 by Adrienne Gregory

Press Release from European Union A two-day European Union funded education curriculum...

Press Release from European Union A two-day European Union funded education curriculum workshop in NairobiKenya brought together Somali education authorities, education experts and international partners to review progress towards the...

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AET hosts workshop with education authorities from across all Somali regions and states

World Teachers Day: Day in the Life of a Kenyan Primary Teacher

Posted Wednesday October 05, 2016 by Adrienne Gregory

In honour of World Teachers Day our programme coordinator, Ng’ang’a Kibanda, spoke...

In honour of World Teachers Day our programme coordinator, Ng’ang’a Kibanda, spoke with one of the teachers we work with in Kenya about what it is like to be a...

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World Teachers Day: Day in the Life of a Kenyan Primary Teacher

Celebrating International Literacy Day with Manyatta Learning Centre

Posted Thursday September 08, 2016 by Adrienne Gregory

Celebrating International Literacy Day with Manyatta Learning Centres by Lucy Maina, Programme...

Celebrating International Literacy Day with Manyatta Learning Centres by Lucy Maina, Programme Manager Manyatta is a Maasai word for settlement or compound, often temporary, established by a family or clan,...

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Celebrating International Literacy Day with Manyatta Learning Centre

How do we change what communities think about girls’ education in rural Uganda?

Posted Thursday September 01, 2016 by Adrienne Gregory

Reflections on girls’ education from our Country Manager, Samuel Obina Women and...

Reflections on girls’ education from our Country Manager, Samuel Obina Women and girls, especially in developing countries, lag behind men and boys, mostly due to limited education caused by poverty...

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How do we change what communities think about girls’ education in rural Uganda?