Posts filed in Somalia

Developing Appropriate and Relevant Education and Training across Somaliland

Posted Thursday February 06, 2020 by Africa Educational Trust

The lack of provision of education and training opportunities in Somalia for...

The lack of provision of education and training opportunities in Somalia for the past two decades has produced a youth population that has neither the education nor the skills needed...

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Developing Appropriate and Relevant Education and Training across Somaliland

Somalia National Examinations register record enrolment

Posted Monday July 01, 2019 by Africa Educational Trust

A record 79,000 pupils across Somalia enrolled to take primary and secondary...

A record 79,000 pupils across Somalia enrolled to take primary and secondary school-leaving examinations, in May. We have supported standardised exam provision in Somalia for over a decade, allowing form...

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Somalia National Examinations register record enrolment

Get Involved in Enhancing Livelihoods for 3360 Women in Somalia

Posted Thursday November 29, 2018 by Africa Educational Trust

Africa Educational Trust has launched a crowd funding campaign in hopes to...

Africa Educational Trust has launched a crowd funding campaign in hopes to raise vital funds which will enhance the livelihoods of women across Somalia.     An increasing number of...

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Get Involved in Enhancing Livelihoods for 3360 Women in Somalia

Celebrating Sixty Years of Giving the Gift of Education

Posted Wednesday October 03, 2018 by Africa Educational Trust

This month we are celebrating our Diamond Anniversary – we’re sixty! Since...

This month we are celebrating our Diamond Anniversary – we’re sixty! Since our conception in 1958 we have become internationally recognised experts in the field of education. Our tireless efforts...

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Shipping books to Somalia libraries

Posted Friday May 26, 2017 by Africa Educational Trust

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 Africa Educational Trust

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

Record number of Students sitting exams in Somalia

Posted Thursday June 09, 2016 by Africa Educational Trust

The Somali education authorities with financial support from the European Union and...

The Somali education authorities with financial support from the European Union and implementation support from Africa Educational Trust have this week administered the end of secondary school examinations to 33,000...

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Record number of Students sitting exams in Somalia

Bringing books to remote communities

Posted Wednesday September 16, 2015 by Africa Educational Trust

As we celebrate literacy programmes this month, we wanted to bring to...

As we celebrate literacy programmes this month, we wanted to bring to you the story of one of our avid readers in Somaliland. Awo is a 17 year old student,...

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Bringing books to remote communities

Stepping stones to inclusion

Posted Saturday August 01, 2015 by Africa Educational Trust

How do you balance improving education dramatically for a targeted few vs....

How do you balance improving education dramatically for a targeted few vs. the long-term goal of building better education system for everyone? You combine both! In Somalia, AET is providing...

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Stepping stones to inclusion

Libraries in a land with no books

Posted Sunday February 01, 2015 by Africa Educational Trust

In 1991, when the civil war broke-out in Somalia, education services throughout...

In 1991, when the civil war broke-out in Somalia, education services throughout Somalia, including the National Library of Somalia, collapsed. Almost all the books and other necessary educational materials were...

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Libraries in a land with no books