Qatar, Mali sign pact to support children’s access to education Sep 17, 2021 0 0 12345 QNADohaQatar, represented by the Qatar Fund For Development (QFFD), and the Republic of Mali represented in the Ministry of Economy and Finance, signed a loan agreement to support the implementation of the PACETEM project that aims to ensure that out of school children (OOSC) in Mali have access to quality primary education with the implementing strategic partner Education Above All Foundation (EAA).PACETEMs (Programme d’acces a l’education pour tous les enfants au Mali/Access to Education for All Children in Mali) objective is the enrolment and retention of 596,597 OOSC throughout the country. PACETEM specifically seeks to reach OOSC with limited access to primary education, including children from nomadic communities, children in remote locations, overage children officially excluded children, and children with physical disabilities through the utilization of tested and effective strategies.Director General of QFFD Khalifa bin Jassim Al Kuwari said, “It is our responsibility to ensure that young people are in a position to secure their future. To support out of school children in Mali, QFFD is contributing to the adaptation of infrastructure to meet the needs of physically impaired children, providing teacher training and school supplies to girls and disadvantaged households, building new schools and reintegrating children beyond the standard primary-school age.” page 2 RELATED ARTICLES Amir to deliver speech at 76th session of UN on Sept 21 Sep 17, 2021 0 0 Candidates can file request for power of attorney & waiver by Sept 23, says MoI Sep 17, 2021 0 0 Qatar Tourism partners with hospitality sector to offer special hotel packages during Shop Qatar Sep 17, 2021 0 0 Qatar affirms strong stance against coercive measures QNA Geneva Qatar has affirmed its principled and firm stance against imposing unilateral coercive measures in any form, regardless of their reasons and the party that issued them. Such unilateral measures violate the .. Customs foils bid to smuggle 81kg of hashish into Qatar Tribune News Network Doha The Maritime Customs Department at Al Ruwais foiled an attempt to smuggle a huge amount of hashish into the country. The customs seized 81 kilograms of hashish from a shipment of vegetables. In a .. Amir condoles with Saudi king QNA Doha His Highness the Amir of State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani has sent a cable of condolences to King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques on the death .. Ooredoo, CK Hutchison agree on $6 bn merger of Indonesian units Ooredoo Group and CK Hutchison Holdings Limited on Thursday announced the signing of definitive transaction agreements worth $6 billion for the proposed merger of their respective telecommunications businesses in ..