MDG 2 UNIVERSAL EDUCATIONhttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/gandhis_legacyUniversity-Community Partnerships for Social Action Research (UCP-SARnet)The Universal Educationhttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/gandhis_legacy/the-universal-education<div><p>I think education is a gift for all of us.So lucky i have the chance to learn in the classroom.I have teacher and book .I want to help the people who need the help.If I have the enough money in the future i want to built a school for the children.I also want to teach them.</p></div>Linlin MaSun, 18 Mar 2012 22:22:30 -0700https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/gandhis_legacy/the-universal-educationIndia announces $35 tablet computer for rural poorhttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/gandhis_legacy/india-announces-35-tablet-computer-for-rural-poor<div><p><a href="http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/businesstechnology/2016410788_apasindiasupercheapcomputer.html?cmpid=2628" class="WikiLinkType0">http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/businesstechnology/2016410788_apasindiasupercheapcomputer.html?cmpid=2628</a></p></div>John MabeyThu, 06 Oct 2011 05:59:21 -0700https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/gandhis_legacy/india-announces-35-tablet-computer-for-rural-poorThe Republic of South Sudan Makes Progress in Educationhttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/gandhis_legacy/the-republic-of-south-sudan-makes-progress-in-educ<div><p>On July 9, 2011, the Republic of South Sudan celebrated its first independence day after decades of war that left millions of South Sudanese dead, injured, or displaced. South Sudan had not seen complete peace since prior to its independence from the UK in 1956.<sup>1</sup> Although the occasion called a week of joyful celebration, the Southern Sudanese all…</p></div>Kaitlyn FitzgeraldThu, 22 Sep 2011 17:09:36 -0700https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/gandhis_legacy/the-republic-of-south-sudan-makes-progress-in-educTrue Education is A Lasting Onehttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/gandhis_legacy/true-education-is-a-lasting-one<div><p><span style="color: #000000;">One of the newest additions to the UCP-SAR.net organizational members is <a class=" WikiLinkType0" title="null" href="http://www.changesfornewhope.org/" target="_blank">Changes for New Hope</a>. Based in Peru, this organization works to educate and empower impoverished children living in Villages in the Peruvian Andes. Due to the extreme poverty levels common to this region, parents are forced to seek work far from home and their Children by…</span></p></div>Abidah KhalifeFri, 02 Sep 2011 04:30:23 -0700https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/gandhis_legacy/true-education-is-a-lasting-oneEgypt Making Progresshttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/gandhis_legacy/egyptmakingprogress<div><p>The two most prominent themes in the article include; the decreasing of poverty (along with hunger) , and the status of women within the country.  An iniatiative that has been recently started in Egypt is the Healthy Mother, Healthy Child Act, which aims at stopping maternal and neonatal death.  Overall, the results of the program which began in…</p></div>Maureen SchirmerSun, 20 Mar 2011 15:33:05 -0700https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/gandhis_legacy/egyptmakingprogressEducation in Japanhttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/gandhis_legacy/educationinjapan<div><p>Japan has begun to primarily teach English in classrooms. This educational launch goes along with MDG #2 which strives to achieve Universal primary education. </p> <p>To many people in Japan, there has been an English deficit that needs to be rejuvenated and re-filled. The way they are starting this is by teaching primarily English in schools for…</p></div>Francesca MercurioWed, 09 Mar 2011 07:18:32 -0700https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/gandhis_legacy/educationinjapanAmerican programs for Pakistani Kidshttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/gandhis_legacy/americanprogramsforpakistanikids<div><p><span style="color: #003300;"><strong><span style="font-size: medium;"><strong><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">  </span></strong></span></strong><span class="newsheadings"><strong><img src="http://pakistanlink.org/images/community.gif" alt="" width="216" height="50"/></strong></span></span></p> <p class="topheadings">American TV Programs for Pakistani Kids</p> <p> </p> <blockquote> <p><span class="span">Islamabad : The United States is planning a television programming project targeting Pakistani children in what many describe as an attempt to win the hearts and minds of the younger generation and neutralize growing anti-American sentiments.</span></p> <p class="span">The US Aid Agency for International Developments…</p></blockquote></div>Francesca MercurioThu, 03 Mar 2011 11:45:28 -0700https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/gandhis_legacy/americanprogramsforpakistanikidsArmed conflict robbing 28 million children of an educationhttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/gandhis_legacy/armedconflictrobbing28millionchildrenofaneducation<div><p> </p> <p><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: medium; color: #000000;">According, to the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organizations (UNESCO) 2011 Global Monitoring Report realeased March 1, Armed conflicts are robbing 28 million children of an education by exposing them to widespread rape and other sexual violence, Targeted by attacks on schools and other human rights abuses.</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: medium; color: #000000;">The report…</span></p></div>Eean PattersonWed, 02 Mar 2011 08:39:29 -0700https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/gandhis_legacy/armedconflictrobbing28millionchildrenofaneducationVanuatu Progresses on MDG 2https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/gandhis_legacy/vanuatuprogressesonmdg2<div><p>For those of you who might not know, Vanuatu is an archipelago of 80 islands in the Pacific located in one of the most seismically active areas in the world and has about 105 indigenous languages (3).  Yet in the past, Vanuatu's school enrollment and attendance was among the lowest in the Pacific (1).  In 2004, only 72% of students were completing…</p></div>Shannon MonnSun, 06 Feb 2011 09:23:35 -0700https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/gandhis_legacy/vanuatuprogressesonmdg2