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New girls' toilets provided by HWF

Refurbishment and installing sanitation facilities improves school attendance

  The Health and Water Foundation in Kisii, west Kenya is refurbishing local schools and providing sanitation facilities to improve the school attendance of pupils, particular girls.  The school refurbishment ensures that the classrooms and the outside areas will not be affected by the rains and can remain in use.  The hygiene and sanitation facilities […]

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Ghanaian boy learning

A primary school and community adult education centre combined

PAAJAF are keen to establish a new primary school in Ghana, which will also serve as a community adult education centre.  This will give disadvantaged children much improved life chances, as existing schools are hugely overcrowded. PAAJAF recognise that the vulnerable women and children are often discriminated against and lack basic skills required to cope […]

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Improving access to quality education in Papua New Guinea

The Creative Self Help Centre in Madang, Papua New Guinea: improves access to quality education for people with disabilities improves access to community based rehabilitation services ensures that people with disabilities are central to any interventions affecting their lives promotes policy development that support people with disabilites  Quality education A special education programme aims, where […]

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Women having literacy classes at Stung Treng Women's Development Centre, Cambodia

Literacy, healthcare and numeracy skills offered to women in rural Cambodia

Education in literacy, numeracy and healthcare (alongside vocational training) is offered by the Stung Treng Women’s Development Centre in remote Stung Treng province in Northern Cambodia. Following the National Policy to empower women, education is a prime area of need. Of the 37% of Cambodians who are illiterate. Around 49% of the total literate population in Cambodia has […]

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