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How does education make an impact in conflict situations?

Posted Tuesday June 06, 2017 by Adrienne Gregory

Lynn Davies, Emeritus Professor of International Education at the University of Birmingham,...

Lynn Davies, Emeritus Professor of International Education at the University of Birmingham, Co-Director of the social enterprise ConnectFutures and Board Member of Africa Educational Trust, share’s her insight on developing...

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How does education make an impact in conflict situations?

Update on South Sudan Conflict and Famine from Jackson Okello

Posted Tuesday May 30, 2017 by Adrienne Gregory

Conflict continues to plague South Sudan. The situation has only gotten worse...

Conflict continues to plague South Sudan. The situation has only gotten worse as the instability and drought have brought the food crisis to critical levels. We spoke with our Country...

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Update on South Sudan Conflict and Famine from Jackson Okello

Shipping books to Somalia libraries

Posted Friday May 26, 2017 by Adrienne Gregory

We are excited to share with you that we have been able...

We are excited to share with you that we have been able to combine all of the crowd-funding with additional local funding to finance a shipment of books to Somalia!...

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Shipping books to Somalia libraries

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