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Yes, Youth Can: Empowering the Voices of Youth in Kenya

Through Yes, Youth Can, young adults are starting up their own small businesses in Kenya. Read more >>

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Equipping Women Teachers in South Sudan with the Skills to Succeed

USAID is helping to improve female teachers’ professional skills and retain female teachers in South Sudan. Read more >>

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A Good Place to Start to Improve Schools

A capacity-building program sponsored by USAID is helping local leaders, both men and women, take responsibility for their school. Read more >>

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Facing History: Education’s Role in Transitional Justice

International Director for Facing History and Ourselves, Karen Murphy, discusses the role of education in transitional justice. Read more >>

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Primary Education in Kenya: A Focus on Quality and Learning

If you close your eyes and listen to children playing in the schoolyard, it could be any elementary school in the world, but this is Ithange Primary School two hours east of Nairobi, Kenya, off the main highway down a red dirt road partly washed away by recent rains.

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Join My Village Lift Women and Girls out of Poverty

Join My Village helps to lift women and girls out of poverty through education while also providing sustainable improvement in maternal and newborn health. Read more >>

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Education: The Most Powerful Weapon for Changing the World

School girls in Sana’a gather for their lesson.

Education is the key to eliminating gender inequality, to reducing poverty, to creating a sustainable planet, to preventing needless deaths and illness, and to fostering peace. Read more >>

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Video of the Week: Education in Ghana

USAID Ghana is committed to cutting illiteracy in half in the next 5 years. Read more >>

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Educate Girls, Develop Nations

Education is a silver bullet for empowering women and girls worldwide. Read more >>

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New Learn-to-Read Method in Yemen Shows Early Promise

USAID’s partnership with Yemen’s Ministry of Education and local governments is making education more accessible to Yemeni children. Read more >>

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