How to improve health and learning in school-age children

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Some of the most common childhood health conditions have consequences for education and ultimately a person’s ability to contribute meaningfully to society. Schools are a cost-effective platform for providing simple, safe, and effective health interventions for girls and boys from age 5 through their early 20s.

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How to improve health and learning in school-age children

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A young boy smiles at the camera at the Precious Gems Nursery. Guyana. Credit: GPE/Carolina Valenzuela
October 23, 2018
Nicolette Henry, Minister of Education of Guyana, outlines the priorities for the new education plan; how the Global Partnership for Education helps the country achieve results; and what she...
A young girl smiles at the camera at the Precious Gems Nursery. Guyana. Credit: GPE/Carolina Valenzuela
October 18, 2018
GPE has been supporting the government of Guyana improve the access and quality of early childhood education for the most disadvantaged children. Thanks to an integrated intervention that included...
Bibisharifa at her sewing machine. Credit: GPE/Carine Durand
October 11, 2018
18-year-old Bibisharifa Talbizoda lives in Navobod, a village located in the Jaloliddini Balhi district in Tajikistan. After graduating from secondary school, she has high hopes to become a...