Students at a Bridge International Academies school in Liberia. (Photo: Diana Zeyneb Alhindawi for The New York Times)

Can a Tech Start-Up Successfully Educate Children in the Developing World?

Bridge International Academies — a chain of inexpensive private schools — has ambitious plans to revolutionize education for poor children. But can its for-profit model work in some of the most impoverished places on Earth? Peg Tyre’s report for the New York Times Magazine examines positive and negative impacts of the model.

Nabisunsa Head teacter, Zulaika Nabukera Kabuye receiving copies of peace education training guides from Turkish Ambassador H.E Sedef Yavuzalap, looking on is Chairman ABETO Moses Musana.

Kampala schools receive peace education books (Uganda)

Kampala schools have received peace education books from Always Be Tolerant Organisation (ABETO) in conjunction with the Turkish embassy in Uganda. The function was presided over by Turkish ambassador H.E Sedef Yavuzalp who noted that their “participation in donation of books acknowledges the support towards peace and democracy building in Uganda.”