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Development, Education and ICT in Africa– Interview with Shafika Isaacs
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Development, Education and ICT in Africa– Interview with Shafika Isaacs

Increased availability of online educational resources and widespread interest and enthusiasm for Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) enhanced education are driving the search for ICT based approaches that can work in Africa. The use of ICT is dramatically changing the way in which formal and informal learning is taking place at every conceivable level of society. Yet there are fundamental differences in the way […]

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Health training on a large scale

At the beginning of February 2006, the eLearning Africa 2006 team received an e-mail from a firm called CompuTainer that caught our attention. It said (excerpts), “Due to the overwhelming demand for us to send demo CDs (we have had requests from over 200 companies) we have decided to make a download demo version available for your convenience. Together with our long-term partner LearnScapes, […]

Victoire Ngounoue
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Voices from Africa – Victoire Ngounoue in Buea, Cameroon

Victoire Ngounoue is a young scholar with a postgraduate Diploma in Education and a BSC in Women and Gender Studies. She has worked in the implementation of the Ambassadors’ Girls’ Scholarship Programme in the southwest of Cameroon and has written an article on “Mentoring: a Strategy for the Retention and Empowerment of Girl Children in Educational Institutions in Cameroon. This letter expresses her point […]