IIRR Pastoralist Education Project
Summary: The IIRR Pastoralist Education Project bridges curriculum and literacy gaps for children in nomadic families and for under-educated adults in rural Kenya, Ethiopia, and Uganda. This is achieved by the partnering with local organizations to build their capacity by establishing learning centers and running non-formal education programs. --- There are 25-40 million children who are members of nomadic or pastoralist households in Africa. These children encounter education systems characterized by limited access, weak delivery, gender inequality, and poor infrastructure. To address this challenge, IIRR's Pastoralist Education Project (PEP) was launched in 2005 and since then has developed 19 partnerships with local governments, lo...
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Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia