Talk centers on education in Kenya, Feb. 9
Posted February 1, 2006; 10:14 p.m.
George Godia, Kenya's education secretary, and Elias Noor, project education officer for UNICEF in Kenya, will discuss efforts to improve the country's education system in a talk scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, in 16 Robertson Hall.
The discussion is titled "Achieving Equality in Education and Eliminating Illiteracy in Kenya: Government and NGOs' Collaborative Efforts."
Godia was a professor of education at Moi University and senior lecturer at Kenyatta University prior to serving in the Kenyan government. Noor is a former teacher who has become well known for his efforts working through partnerships between donor agencies and other nongovernmental organizations.
The lecture is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.