EDUCATION | EDUCATION

07-Mar-2020 to 10:25

Addis Ababa: WB pledges $25m for school feeding program

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The World Bank has pledged $25 million toward a feeding program for schools in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa.

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06-Mar-2020 to 14:46

Liberia gets $250, 000 World Bank grant to bolster education

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The World Bank has provided a grant of US$ 250, 000, 00 for inclusive education in Liberia.

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27-Feb-2020 to 19:59

Liberia school project gets $47m from W/Bank

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The World Bank Group has provided $47 million for Liberia's Improving Results In Secondary Education (IRISE) Project, APA can report Thursday.

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27-Feb-2020 to 14:07

S/African gov’t bans fish diet at schools in pilchards recall aftermath

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African government has suspended the eating of canned pilchards at all school cafeterias nationwide with immediate effect due to alleged contamination, APA learnt here on Thursday.

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19-Feb-2020 to 13:40

Zimbabwe gov’t bows to pressure to reverse exam fee hike

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The Zimbabwe government was on Wednesday forced to reverse an earlier decision to hike examination fees by up to 1,250 percent following a public outcry.

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07-Feb-2020 to 13:21

Germany to fund technical studies at S/African colleges

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel has agreed to identify some technical colleges in South Africa to work with in attempts to develop skills and create more jobs in the country, APA learnt on Friday.

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27-Jan-2020 to 21:46

Sierra Leone education scheme wins Swiss grant

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Sierra Leone government’s science and innovation programme has received another major funding boost towards the development of the education sector.

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