2017 – Sierra Leone

Self-directed learning and Peer Literacy – Sierra Leone An innovative approach to education Partner: CAUSE Canada Background The UNDP Human Development Index rates Sierra Leone as one of the most disadvantaged countries in the world. Educational opportunities in the rural regions are inadequate, especially for girls. CAUSE Canada has been working in the region for […]

2017 – Tanzania

EDUCATION ACCESS FOR UNDERSERVED MAASAI GIRLS IN TANZANIA Partner: Stephen Lewis Foundation Background  In Tanzanian pastoralist communities, Maasai girls are traditionally married off by the time they are fifteen years old, and only 1 in 100 girls gains access to secondary education. This dearth of education leads to a generation of women who suffer early […]