education

‘Real father’ sends his son back to school

‘Real father’ sends his son back to school
Paul Singano is one of the fathers in the village of Navaya, Traditional Authority (T/A) N’gabu whose family has been transformed after being trained as one of the real fathers under the Breakthrough Action project which is being implemented by the Save the Children in partnership with Creative Centre for Community Mobilization (CRECCOM) with funding from USAID. According to Paul, the chief for the village chose him to be part of the training since he wanted the family of Paul to be transformed as it was experiencing numerous problems. “I was very happy that I was picked to be one of the ben...
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THERE IS MORE TO THE RETANTION OF ONCE OUT OF SCHOOL GIRLS: case of Chinunkha CDSS mother group

THERE IS MORE TO THE RETANTION OF ONCE OUT OF SCHOOL GIRLS: case of Chinunkha CDSS mother group
Education is a basic requirement for human development and the right to education is a fundamental human right, without exception. It remains a fact that girls continue to comprise the majority of out- of- school children and women the majority of the world’s adult illiterates (MoEST readmission policy, 2017). In an effort to achieve gender parity in education, Malawi government was one of the first African countries to adopt the readmission policy in 1993. The policy allows teen mothers to return to school after giving birth. Studies have shown that over 40% of girls who re-enroll in school e...
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