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· August, 2011

Stories about Education from August, 2011

Chile: Mapuche Youth Takeover Municipal Building

Argentina: People in Buenos Aires March in Support of Teen Killed in Chile Protest

China: The broken education system in the countryside

Pakistan: Education, The Last Hope

As the socio-political crisis in Pakistan gets out of hand, emphasis on education is being stressed by civil society. This push mainly is due to the hope that maybe, just...

Afghanistan: Afghan Youth Voices Multimedia Festival

In Afghanistan, Internews network is ramping up their efforts to train and motivate Afghan youth to share their perspective on issues that matter to them for the Afghan Youth Voices...

Chile: Citizen Reports about National Strike on Google Maps

Chile: Explaining the ‘Chilean Revolution’

China: Closing down of migrant schools in Beijing

Chile: Expats Unfazed as U.S. Embassy in Santiago Issues “Emergency Message”

The United States Embassy in Santiago has emailed an “emergency message for U.S. citizens” registered in Chile to keep out of the frequent and increasingly violent protests, but foreigners in...

Chile: Artists Protest at UNESCO Headquarters in Support of Students on Huger Strike

Video: Women Transforming Communities

Voices of Women Worldwide brings together people from all over the world interested in promoting the voices of voiceless women, young girls and children using all the different media they...

Trinidad & Tobago: Honouring Pat Bishop

Trinidad & Tobago: Dr. Pat Bishop Passes On

Netizens of Trinidad and Tobago are coming to terms with the loss of one of its patriots: artist and musicologist Dr. Pat Bishop, who collapsed during “a meeting with a...

Chile: Indigenous People's Education and Chilean Law

Chile: Live Streaming of August 18 March for Education Reform

Chile: Students Seeking Education Reform Meet with Senate Education Committee

Global Voices Partners With Ashoka on Citizen Media Competition

Global Voices is proud to be partnering with Ashoka Changemakers on its ‘Citizen Media Innovation Competition' with Google. Four winners will be awarded US$5,000 each for citizen media projects that...

Senegal: Mayor Becomes the Oldest Elementary School Graduate

Portugal: A Guide for Digital Literacy

Blogging in Portuguese on Special Education

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