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SUDAN: Don Bosco Technical School in El Obeid Has Trained Thousands of Poor Youth for Employment

By at March 25, 2017 | 3:39 pm

SUDAN: Don Bosco Technical School in El Obeid Has Trained Thousands of Poor Youth for Employment

(MissionNewswire) Salesian missionaries at the Don Bosco Technical School in El Obeid, the capital city of the state of North Kordofan in southern Sudan, have been providing social development services and educational opportunities to poor youth since 2001. Since the technical school’s inception, thousands of youth have received education, employment training and more...

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SUDAN: Salesian Missionaries Provide Education to More Than 1,000 Students in Primary and Technical Education

By at July 6, 2016 | 1:31 pm

SUDAN: Salesian Missionaries Provide Education to More Than 1,000 Students in Primary and Technical Education

(MissionNewsire) A primary school in Khartoum, the capital and second largest city of Sudan, operated by Salesian Sisters from the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians, provides education and social development services to 400 children. Nearly 80 percent of the students in the school are victims of the war in South Sudan. Many are deeply wounded, scared, sick and above more...

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SUDAN: Salesian Programs Offer a Second Chance to Youth Offenders by Providing Education, Path Out of Poverty

By at June 20, 2016 | 8:18 am

SUDAN: Salesian Programs Offer a Second Chance to Youth Offenders by Providing Education, Path Out of Poverty

(MissionNewsire) To meet the needs of the millions of out-of-school youth, Salesian missionaries in the Sudan work to educate poor youth and provide them a path out of poverty. The Salesian-run St. Joseph Technical School in Khartoum has been training poor and internally displaced youth since 1986. Shortly after its opening, enrollment at the school reached close to 900 more...

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MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA: Protecting Education for Children in Conflict

By at April 16, 2015 | 10:55 am

MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA: Protecting Education for Children in Conflict

(MissionNewswire) While steady progress has been made in changing attitudes toward education and raising enrollment numbers during the past 10 years, violence and instability in the Middle East and North Africa is preventing children from getting an education. One in four youth are either out of school or at at risk of dropping out, according UNICEF. “At a time of more...

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SUDAN: More than 1,200 Youth Receive Education, Employment Opportunities at Salesian Technical School

By at January 15, 2015 | 12:35 pm

SUDAN: More than 1,200 Youth Receive Education, Employment Opportunities at Salesian Technical School

(MissionNewswire) Salesian missionaries at the Don Bosco Technical School in El Obeid, the capital city of the state of North Kordofan in southern Sudan, have been providing social development services and educational opportunities to poor youth since 2001. Since the technical school’s inception, more than 1200 youth have received education, employment training and more...

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SUDAN: Degree Training Programs Help Youth Find Stable Employment

By at February 25, 2014 | 3:54 pm

SUDAN: Degree Training Programs Help Youth Find Stable Employment

(MissionNewswire) The Sudan is one of the poorest countries in the world with 46 percent of its population living in poverty, according to UNICEF. Low incomes and food deficiencies are commonplace and ongoing violence and civil unrest exacerbate already harsh conditions. Despite these challenges, more youth are in school today than ever before with school attendance up more...

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SUDAN: Students Gain Nationally-Recognized Teacher Certification at Salesian-run St. Joseph’s Technical School

By at October 20, 2013 | 11:50 am

SUDAN: Students Gain Nationally-Recognized Teacher Certification at Salesian-run St. Joseph’s Technical School

(MissionNewswire) The Sudan is one of the poorest countries in the world, and according to UNICEF, has close to 46 percent of its population living in poverty. Low-incomes and food deficiencies are the norm and ongoing violence and civil unrest exacerbate already harsh conditions. Despite these conditions, more youth are in school today than ever before with school more...

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SUDAN: Teacher Training Helps Educators Learn New Skills for Teaching High-Risk Students

By at July 10, 2013 | 10:06 am

SUDAN: Teacher Training Helps Educators Learn New Skills for Teaching High-Risk Students

(MissionNewswire) In the Sudan, educators are forced to tackle more than teaching basic coursework. The Sudan remains one of the poorest countries in the world and according to UNICEF, has close to 46 percent of its population living in poverty. Low-incomes and food deficiencies remain the norm and ongoing violence and civil unrest exacerbate already harsh conditions in more...

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SUDAN: Salesians Provide Education, Give Hope to Youth in Refugee Camp

By at February 22, 2013 | 10:03 am

SUDAN: Salesians Provide Education, Give Hope to Youth in Refugee Camp

(MissionNewswire) In 2012, Salesian VIS volunteers set up an educational refugee program to support youth in the Mayo Camp in Khartoum. The project was financed by Cerveteri Solidale Onlus and UNICEF. The VIS “Child Friendly Learning Space for Returnee Children of Mayo” Project seeks to educate 600 young refugees from South Sudan and areas which are affected by more...

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