Monthly Archives: September 2016

Learning how to farm – the impact of Farmer Field Schools

Originally posted on World Education Blog:
By Mwatima Juma, Tanzania Country Programme Officer – IFAD A group of 20 farmers gather around a facilitator who is demonstrating how to prepare nutritious fodder for dairy cows on Zanzibar island, off the…

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Afghan police better their lives – and others’ – with literacy

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Gul Rahman, a patrolman at Paktya Province prison security unit, Afghanistan, has greatly improved his ability to serve as a policeman as a result of his literacy class. He is married and the sole…

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Why Peace Activists Speak in Times of Peace and also Conflict

by Aaghaz-e-Dosti The relations between India and Pakistan have gone for a toss again. The current situation is very tense. While the Government of India has explicitly said that it does not intend… Source: Why Peace Activists Speak in Times … Continue reading

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Aaghaz-e-Dosti

Aaghaz-e-Dosti aims to build unwavering bonds of peace, love, friendship, and understanding between the people of India and Pakistan. Source: Aaghaz-e-Dosti

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Announcement: Paintings of Hope invited for 5th Indo-Pak Peace Calendar

  Aaghaz-e-Dosti, an Indo-Pak Friendship Initiative, is inviting paintings from Indian and Pakistani school students from grade 8 to 12 to send their paintings on the theme ‘Indo-Pak Peace’ fo… Source: Announcement: Paintings of Hope invited for 5th Indo-Pak Peace … Continue reading

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In my tribe, we go to a different type of school

Originally posted on World Education Blog:
Blog by Mundiya Kapanga, who attended the launch of the 2016 GEM Report in London. Mundiya Kepanga I know that Westerners are busy and that you are always looking at your watch so I…

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Join Automattic’s Worldwide WP 5k 2016

Originally posted on The WordPress.com Blog:
The Worldwide WordPress 5k (#WWWP5k) is back and better than ever! Any time between Monday, September 19th to Sunday, September 25th, lace up your running/walking/hiking/hopping shoes and join us for the 5k blogged about around…

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