‘Digital solutions for village teachers in East Africa’ Solar-powered tablets and mobile phone text messaging are one of the source of Improving the quality of teaching

The Aga Khan University (AKU)’s Institute for Educational Development, East Africa, based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania has pioneered the use of inexpensive tablet computers to address one of the biggest challenges in African education: how to quickly and cost-effectively improve the quality of teaching. Recognizing the correlation between the quality of teacher education and…

71th Paderborner Easter Run 2017: Already over 10.000 people Registered, 10k are full but there is still places available for all the other runs | Watch videos of previous runs

Held every year on Holy Saturday, the day before Easter, the Paderborner Osterlauf (‘Paderborn Easter Run’) is Germany’s oldest road running event. http://www.paderborner-osterlauf.de. ***** Video: 70. Paderborner Osterlauf on 26. März 2016 — Kenyan Geoffrey Yegon was the winner in 10 Km run at 28:22 Min. Source: Tom Hiver View on Martin Lauf de –…

Germany: Rahman Jamal’s Interview on Embedded News TV about ‘Disruptive technologie’

Disruptive technologies Speaker: Rahman Jamal, National Instruments Rahman Jamal, Global Technology & Marketing Director, National Instruments, talks about disruptive technologies in the consumer world, but also in measurement, automation, and the embedded industry. He explains NI’s ecosystem as well as the company’s activities in the field of IIC (Industrial Internet Consortium) testbeds such as the…

Wisdom of the Mountains: Pamiri People of Afghanistan and Tajikistan

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The Pamiri people of Afghanistan and Tajikistan are among the most isolated communities in the world. They live according to centuries-old traditions. Slowly but surely Western influences enter this remote mountain region. In this documentary film we travel through the Pamir Mountains with Frederik van Oudenhoven. More at the source, with…

Videos: Jesus tomb in Jerusalem reopens after renovation

Jesus tomb in Jerusalem reopens after renovation The shrine where Jesus Christ is said to have been buried and resurrected has been unveiled after a $4m renovation. A restoration team has finished its work to reinforce and preserve the tomb in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in east Jerusalem. The site is the centrepiece…

Germany: Schulz vs. Merkel – what are the odds? | DW News

Martin Schulz, the main challenger in Germany’s upcoming national election, is the Social Democrats’ new party leader. Schulz’s popularity is high in polls, giving him a chance at dethroning Chancellor Angela Merkel. We take a look at the candidates. Published on 19 Mar 2017 Martin Schulz, the main challenger in Germany’s upcoming national election, is…

Video: Prince Karim Aga Khan Outstanding Services for Muslims and Humanity

A short Video / documentary on Hazrat Imam Shah Karim al Husayni (s.a)’s (Publicly Known as His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan iv) Services for Muslims and Humanity. His Highness Prince Karim Aga khan iv is 49th Spiritual Leader (Imam) of Shia Imami IVideo: Prince Karim Aga Khan Outstanding Services for Muslims and Humanit Published…