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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

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?

Improving standards for temporary learning spaces

Posted Monday August 01, 2016 by Adrienne Gregory

Our in-country teams regularly participate in events and workshops to share their...

Our in-country teams regularly participate in events and workshops to share their expertise and the insights they gain from the communities and schools we work with. Lionel Angote, Project Coordinator,...

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Improving standards for temporary learning spaces

Update on South Sudan

Posted Wednesday July 20, 2016 by Adrienne Gregory

As fighting erupted again in Juba, South Sudan, our work supporting schools...

As fighting erupted again in Juba, South Sudan, our work supporting schools and classes for children and adults across South Sudan continues. The eruption of violence between the armies of...

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Update on South Sudan

Announcing New Executive Director Julie Polzerova

Posted Monday July 04, 2016 by Adrienne Gregory

The Board of Trustees of the Africa Educational Trust is pleased to...

The Board of Trustees of the Africa Educational Trust is pleased to announce the appointment of Julie Polzerova as our new Executive Director. Julie took up her post on 27...

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Announcing New Executive Director Julie Polzerova

New Partnership with Reddendi

Posted Tuesday June 28, 2016 by Adrienne Gregory

We are thrilled to announce our charity partnership with Reddendi. A couple of...

We are thrilled to announce our charity partnership with Reddendi. A couple of months back, when Reddendi approached us to be their charity partner for their Africa necktie range, we knew this could...

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New Partnership with Reddendi