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EDUCATION

Promoting education and investing in the future in Côte d'Ivoire
UNICEF in collaboration with Ivorian Regional Direction of National Education recently lent its support to a new community school constructed in the rural village of Tchelibeguevogo in northern Côte d’Ivoire.

As turmoil continues, children remain out of school in Côte d’Ivoire
UNICEF, with the support of the Government of Côte d’Ivoire and its partners, has been targeting one million children for the national ‘Back to School’ campaign in the 10 most vulnerable regions in the western and southern parts of the country.

UNICEF helps provide counselling support for school children in post-crisis Côte d'Ivoire
UNICEF correspondent Anja Baron reports on UNICEF-supported counselling for returning school children in post-crisis Côte d'Ivoire.

Hundreds of thousands of children return to school in Côte d’Ivoire
To help children back into education, UNICEF has started distributing 500,000 school kits, each containing a school bag, books and pens.

In Côte d’Ivoire, schools re-open slowly in wake of post-election violence
“Schools are slowly re-opening in the south, but many children and teachers are still absent where insecurity is persistent,” said UNICEF Education Specialist Jennifer Hofmann.

UNICEF ready to help over one million children in Côte d’Ivoire resume school
UNICEF has worked closely with regional school districts to gather information and identify specific needs to help schools resume classes as swiftly as possible.

Despite the deepening political crisis, many children finally return to school in Côte d'Ivoire
“It feels great to be back at school, working with my young students, despite our basic working conditions,” says Fofana Abdoul Dramane, a teacher in the western town of Man.

Lucky school children are resuming school
Tiebissou I Primary School is supposed to register 24 displaced school children. Priority was therefore given to pupils who are writing their First School Leaving Certificate exam this year.

Children struggle to access basic education as schools remain closed in Côte d’Ivoire
Since last November’s disputed presidential election, many schools in Côte d’Ivoire have remained closed. There are now nearly 800,000 children waiting to get back to learning.

Progress on education in Côte d'Ivoire
UNICEF in collaboration with Ivorian Regional Direction of National Education recently lent its support to a new community school constructed in the rural village of Tchelibeguevogo in northern Côte d’Ivoire.

UNICEF in Bouna: A School and Quality Teachers for Post-crisis Education
The ten schools or so rehabilitated and equipped by UNICEF, in the department of Bouna are attracting parents and school children.

UNICEF in Bouna : Little girls in school, Mothers in Vegetable Gardens
UNICEF has encouraged the schooling of more than one thousand little girls this year in the department of Bouna. This performance is unusual in this region of Côte d’Ivoire, where it is considered that the place of the little girl is in the kitchen.

Non-formal education for Ivorian children in farming communities
Nearly 1 million children in this war-ravaged country do not attend school – a situation that contributes to a literacy rate of just over 50 per cent.

 

 
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