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FAWE CONDEMNS THE TERRORIST ATTACK ON GARISSA UNIVERSITY COLLEGE FAWE CONDEMNS THE TERRORIST ATTACK ON GARISSA UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
Words are inadequate to ease the pain inflicted on families, relatives and friends of the students of GARISSA University. We extend our deepest and most sincere condolences to those affected by this brutal and senseless terrorist attack.…

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Beatrice Anyango Ochieng, 23 years - Kenya Beatrice Anyango Ochieng, 23 years - Kenya
“I was just 8 years old when my parents died. My relatives took care of me but unfortunately, I got pregnant in class 8 and dropped out of school before the final examination. I got married but by the grace of God through FAWE, I joined form one at Kitmikai Day Secondary School in Kisumu. FAWE supported me through secondary school and I attained a grade B- in form four K.C.S.E exams. FAWE made me confident.

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Somalia

SOMALIA

FAWE Somalia contact details

Ag. Coordinator: Ms. Zahra Nur

Chair: Ms. Faduma Ali Nur

Address:Puntland, Somalia
Tel: 252 5 824556
Email: fawesom@yahoo.com; fawesom@hotmail.com ; zahranur@hotmail.com; fay.nur@hotmail.com

Background
:

Population (millions)                 8.9
Population Growth Rate (%)             2.3
HIV Prevalence Rate, ages 15-49 (%)    ...
Human Development Index (HDI) Rank:

Education Status:
Primary Gross Enrollment Rate (%)
       M/F    21.9       
       M    34       
       F    22
Primary Completion Rate (%)
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Secondary Net Enrollment Rate (%)
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Vocational and Technical (% of secondary enrolment) (%)
       M/F    …       
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Tertiary Gross Enrollment Ratio (%)
       M/F    …       
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Adult Literacy Rate (%)
       M/F    28       
       M    36   
       F    15

Financing of education
Public Education Spending (% of Government Spending) … Puntland, 4.5 Somaliland


Source: World Bank Education Statistics. Last updated April 2008

FAWE's Action on the ground
* Newly established Chapter
* Pilot bursary scheme
* Institutional assessment
* Strategic planning development processes under way

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