Muslim women’s segregation in UK communities must end: Cameron — IINA News org

London, (IINA) – A £20 million fund to teach Muslim women in the UK to speak English will tackle segregation and help them resist the lure of extremism, BBC reported, quoting British Prime Minister David Cameron. While there was no “causal connection” between poor English and extremism, language lessons would make communities “more resilient”, Cameron…

University of Central Asia’s (UCA)’s Summer Camp|Great opportunities to improve your English and math for talented Grade 10 students

Летний лагерь УЦА Planning to apply to top universities in a year? Join the University of Central Asia’s (UCA)’s Summer Camp, a three week residential academic enrichment camp for talented Grade 10 students from Tajikistan, the Kyrgyz Republic and Kazakhstan. Held on the shores of beautiful Lake Issyk-Kul in Kyrgyzstan, this camp offers great opportunities…

Germany: Top university switches master’s to English — The Local de

UPDATE: One of Germany’s top universities wants to ditch German and switch almost all of its master’s programmes to English in the next six years, prompting fears that the academic standing of the German language is under serious threat. Munich’s TU university wants to switch its master’s programmes to English. Photo: DPA   Munich‘s Technical…

Aga Khan University Institute for Educational Development (AKU‑IED) offers various professional development programmes for teachers, teacher educators, educational managers and others in the field of education

The Aga Khan University Institute for Educational Development Centre of English Language Aga Khan University Institute for Educational Development (AKU‑IED) offers various professional development programmes for teachers, teacher educators, educational managers and others in the field of education. The Centre of English Language at AKU-IED offer courses for enhancing English language skills of teachers, business…

University of Central Asia and British Council organize inaugural English Language Festival in Tekeli and Taldykorgan – UCA Press Release

Taldykorgan, Kazakhstan, 11 March 2012 – The University of Central Asia (UCA) and British Council, Kazakhstan jointly organized its inaugural English Language Festival in Tekeli and Taldykorgan on 10 and 11 March 2012, respectively. Representatives of city and oblast akimats, schools and Aynalayin orphanage were present at the opening ceremony held at Dom Drujby, Taldykorgan….

Kenya Schools Decline in English, Ki’Swahili Language Skills – VOA News

Photo: AFP Pupils at the Olympic primary school sit in class on without a teacher on the third day of a teachers’ strike organized by the Kenya National Union of Teachers, in Nairobi, Kenya, September 7, 2011.   Results for the Kenya Certificate of Primary Education examinations are headline news Thursday in Nairobi, showing top…

Ismaili Texts and Translation Series – Institute of Ismaili Studies

Recent advances in Ismaili studies have been initiated by the recovery of Ismaili texts. A large number of such texts, written in Arabic, Persian and Indic languages, are preserved in the collections of The Institute of Ismaili Studies Library. The Ismaili Texts and Translations Series aims to produce critical editions together with English translations and…