Nine-year-old Sarania Chida Cleon, who wants to be a nurse, stands outside rows of new classrooms at St. Gérard School in Port-au-Prince, the capital. The school was rebuilt after the original.
The National Secular Society has warned that faith schools are becoming increasingly divisive and inimical to the realisation of children's rights in a submission to the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child.
International Day of the African Child is celebrated n 16 June It was first initiated by Organization of African Unity in The day spreads awareness of the continuing need for improvement of African children’s education.
"An outdoor classroom in Ghana. Beautiful photo taken by Nicolette Lorraway, working for Theatre for a Change - an NGO working to educate people on sexual and reproductive rights through the power of interactive theatre.
All the participants in the Youth 21 Forum, held at Nairobi, Kenya get together to discuss youth leadership, governance, participation and awareness at a global level. - Picture posted by Abhijit Surya - on Global Youth Desk website: http://www.globalyouthdesk.org/Youth21/Youth21_Home/Youth21_Article.aspx?mid=79
The Youth 21 initiative is about supporting those youth to take a leadership in the Century. It has been 20 years since the Earth Summit in Rio, where y.