Happy International Day for the Eradication of Poverty!

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. LITTLE DO MOST OF US KNOW about the massive impact that education can have on poverty reduction. As there are currently one billion children and two billion adults living in poverty, we invite you to participate in the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty by looking at the role education can play in […]

Happy International Day for Disaster Reduction!

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. LITTLE DO MOST OF US KNOW how important education is to disaster risk reduction. As the world experienced in 2017 its heaviest year of the decade in terms of number of disasters, we invite you to celebrate the International Day for Disaster Reduction with us by looking at the many ways in which education […]

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Happy World Teachers’ Day 2018!

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LITTLE DO WE KNOW how important teachers are to the development of children and to their later life as adults! According to UNESCO’s Institute of Statistics, 69 million new teachers are needed to provide quality universal primary and secondary education by 2030. That’s more than the number of people in France! . On the occasion of World […]

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Khaen, 64 years old and still active at school in Laos

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“My name is Khaen. I am 64 years old and belong to the Khmu ethnic group. I’ve been living in Pakchanh village for quite a long time – I can’t even remember how many years I’ve been living here!  I have six children. The youngest one is in lower secondary school. All my children have attended […]

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Kamnipala’s success Story

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Kamnipala’s story illustrates the power of perseverance and importance of education and training to empower women. It shows how families and communities can benefit if women are provided opportunities for personal development. Kamnipala is a mother with three children, she was married early so she was unable to finish her schooling beyond grade eight, but […]

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EAC's Executive Director Dr. Mary Joy Pigozzi and AEA Cambodia Country Programme Director Samphors Vorn

AEAI and the Cambodian Consortium for Out of School Children (CCOSC) together in NY so all children can thrive

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Aide et Action International, as an implementing partner of Education Above All Foundation’s Educate A Child programme in Cambodia, was honoured to be present at the momentous New York event on education last week. Through the Cambodian Consortium for Out-of-School Children (CCOSC) programme, which Aide et Action International leads, we help to address the UN’s […]

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Hoping for zero out-of-school children

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  “Now there are those who say, yes, education is important, but first we must pave these roads or train these doctors or build these houses. I know there are competing priorities. But, I say give me 10 reasons why educating the world’s out-of-school children can wait, and I’ll give you 10 million reasons why it can’t”. Her […]

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