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A sustainable Congolese school widens the horizon for young girls

A sustainable Congolese school widens the horizon for young girls

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A sustainable Congolese school widens the horizon for young girls The school is run by the Georges Malaika Foundation, which was nominated for the UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development in 2018 PARIS, France: - The experiences of a five-year-old child separated from her parents and forced to make a new life were the inspiration for the Malaika school and community centre, which uses education and sustainable development to turn around the lives of girls in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The school is run by the Georges Malaika Foundation, which was nominated for the UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development in 2018 for its Creating Agents of...
Sudan National Day

Sudan National Day

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The United States remains committed to working with the transitional government as Sudan seeks to advance peace, security, prosperity, and respect for human rights WASHINGTON D.C., United States of America, December 31, 2019/ -- Michael R. Pompeo, Secretary Of State On behalf of the Government of the United States, I offer best wishes to the people of Sudan as you celebrate your National Day on January 1. On the 64th anniversary of your national independence, we congratulate Sudan on your heroic efforts to form a responsive and democratic government that empowers all Sudanese, including youth, women, and those from historically marginalized areas. The United States remains committed to working with the transitional government as Sudan seeks to advanc...