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Help children think outside the box

Above all, the lesson from school assemblies across Thailand is this: Fall into line. Above all, the main point of the frequently humiliating and sadly too often fatal induction and hazing ceremonies at universities across the country is this: The individual has no identity without the group. 815 more words

Development

Migrant schooling cuts upset

Obec proposal would strike free education

A government plan to cut state educational support to migrant workers’ children has drawn opposition from a non-government organisation. 458 more words

Development

Seeing the Humanity in the Inner Child by Jameelah X. Medina

Article 6

1. States Parties recognize that every child has the inherent right to life.
2. States Parties shall ensure to the maximum extent possible the survival and development of the child.

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General

The myth of inclusive education in Botswana

Author: Tejan Deen
Barrister, Republic of Sierra Leone; LLM Candidate at the Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria, South Africa

It is now eighteen years since the National Policy on the Care for Persons with Disabilities was adopted in Botswana and to date people with disabilities have only this policy that speaks to their issues. 850 more words

Human Rights

Wastong pagpapatala sa local civil registration, ikinakampanya ng PSA, LGUs

BY: MAYDA N. LAGRAN

BOAC, Marinduque, Agosto 6 (PIA): Magkatuwang ang mga opisyal ng Philippine Statistics Authority-Marinduque at ang mga opisyales ng mga lokal na pamahalaan para maipabatid ang kahalagahan ng wastong pagpapatala. 371 more words

News

Local Prohibition

This is an opinion on the proposed Anti-Truancy Ordinance of the Cebu Provincial Board, a local measure that seeks to punish minors who loiter in Internet cafes, billiard halls, movie houses and malls during class hours and would also fine business establishments where the students loiter. 1,013 more words