Education

Experts from all over the world meet in Abidjan to adopt new guiding principles on the right to education

Experts from all over the world meet in Abidjan to adopt new guiding principles on the right to education

On 12-13 of February 2019, education and human rights experts will meet in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, for the adoption of guiding principles strengthening the right to access free quality public education in the context of growing private actor involvement in education. This landmark text promises to be the new reference point for governments, educators and […]

RTEI 2019 Advocacy Partners Announced

RTEI 2019 Advocacy Partners Announced

Through RTEI 2018, Hakijamii identified that girls of school age who are pregnant or have had a baby are typically expelled from school when teachers and school administrators learn about the pregnancy. Studies identified that approximately 13,000 girls leave school every year due to pregnancy, despite the Kenyan constitution forbidding discrimination on the ground of […]

EDUCATION FOR THE URBAN POOR

EDUCATION FOR THE URBAN POOR

In June 2018, Hakijamii conducted a survey of non-formal schools in Nairobi. This report contains the findings of the survey which was conducted in four informal settlements of Nairobi being Kibra, Mathare, Kangemi and Mukuru. The full report can be read down below: