In Burkina Faso, significant progress has been made in terms of access to education.

On Tuesday 28th May 2013 the Swiss network for education and international cooperation (RECI) is running a day conference focussing on the diversity of educational provision.

Enfants du Monde’s “Song for Education” project aims to help children realise how important it is for everyone to have a quality education.

In the latest Mond’Info, you can meet Pedro Quib Choc, Kombou and Alimata.

 

Pedro Choc has been teaching for seven years at Peña Blanca in a bilingual Q’eqchi’- Spanish Maya school.

The Global Campaign for Education’s Action Week is taking place from 21-27 April 2013.

alt In Burkina Faso, disadvantaged children need to have time outside school to help their parents.

altAboubacar, a farmer's son, is 18 years old and lives with his parents and his six brothers in Sabon Gari, a little village near Tahoua.

 

From 1st to 10th March of 2013, the International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights (Festival du film et Forum International sur les Droits Humains, FIFDH) takes place in Geneva.

 In the latest Mond’Info, you can find out how, in Niger, Aboubacar and other children were put in charge of goats so they could learn how to become livestock farmers.