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News Mauritania » Education: Turkish foundation takes over 108 Gülen-linked schools abroad

News channel or source: http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/turkish-foundation-takes-over-108-gulen-linked-schools-abroad-130823
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

A Turkish education foundation has so far taken control over 108 ... Sudan, Republic of Congo, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Tunisia, Senegal and Chad. Some protocols were also signed to take over new schools linked to FETÖ in 25 countries.

News Mauritania » Education: Africa: Arab-Islamic Education in Sub-Saharan Africa - Going Beyond Clichés to Build the Future

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804160456.html
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

A low proportion of children are in formal Arab-Islamic education, with 0.4% in Mauritania, 0.46% in Nigeria, 1.7% in Côte d'Ivoire, 1.8% in Burkina Faso, 3.4% in Senegal (Franco-Arab schools), but some 10.9% in Gambia. Students in non-formal Arab-Islamic ...

News Mauritania » Education: “I Just Want Him to Live Like Other Jordanians”

News channel or source: https://www.hrw.org/report/2018/04/24/i-just-want-him-live-other-jordanians/treatment-non-citizen-children-jordanian
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Where the father is foreign, Iraq and Mauritania allow women to confer nationality only ... employment opportunities, public education, government health care, property ownership, investment, and acquiring a driver’s license. The cabinet decision also ...

News Mauritania » Education: UHV International Festival showcases student diversity

News channel or source: https://www.victoriaadvocate.com/news/uhv-international-festival-showcases-student-diversity/article_79935b40-4172-11e8-980e-f727e3e89d80.html
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

Mauritania, officially the Islamic Republic of Mauritania ... Gabriella Canales reports on education for the Victoria Advocate. She may be reached at gcanales@vicad.com or 361-580-6578.

News Mauritania » Education: Mauritania court gives toughest sentence for slave owners

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-43600274
Publication date: Friday 30 March 2018

Two slave owners in Mauritania have been jailed in a country where slavery remains widespread but convictions rare, activists say. The sentences of 10 and 20 years are said to be the toughest-ever for the crime in the West African country. Slavery was ...

News Mauritania » Education: Interview with Mauritanian human rights activist Biram Dah Abeid

News channel or source: http://en.qantara.de/content/interview-with-mauritanian-human-rights-activist-biram-dah-abeid-time-to-end-arab-racism
Publication date: Friday 23 March 2018

Slavery has been officially banned in Mauritania for the past 36 years ... The Haratins are bonded to the family of their master, have no right to education, no civil rights, earn no money and are often forced to do very hard work. How is this tradition ...

News Mauritania » Education: Statement by IMF Deputy Managing Director Mitsuhiro Furusawa at the Conclusion of a Visit to Mauritania

News channel or source: http://www.imf.org/en/news/articles/2018/02/20/pr1858-statement-by-imf-dmd-mitsuhiro-furusawa-at-the-conclusion-of-a-visit-to-mauritania
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

“During our meetings, we discussed recent economic developments in Mauritania, which have been ... and investing in people and education reforms. [1] “I welcomed the launch of the IMF-supported economic program, and the authorities’ commitment ...

News Mauritania » Education: ECOSOC United Nations Economic and Social Counci : New Permanent Representative of Mauritania Presents Credentials

News channel or source: http://www.4-traders.com/news/ECOSOC-United-Nations-Economic-and-Social-Counci-New-Permanent-Representative-of-Mauritania-Presen--24702819/
Publication date: Sunday 07 May 2017

(Based on information provided by the Protocol and Liaison Service) The new Permanent Representative of Mauritania ... Mauritania's Ambassador to the Gambia from July 2016 to January 2017. Between 2014 and 2016, he was Mauritania's Minister for National ...

News Mauritania » Education: Mauritania blogger sentenced to death is released on appeal

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2017/11/09/mauritania-blogger-sentenced-to-death-is-released-on-appeal.html
Publication date: hursday 09 November 2017

NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania – An appeals court in Mauritania has released a blogger who had been sentenced to death for an online post deemed blasphemous by authorities. The court in Nouadhibou city on Thursday sentenced Mohamed Cheikh Ould Mkhaitir to two ...