Mauritania - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
Exercise increased caution in Mauritania due to COVID-19, crime and terrorism. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory.
Mauritania is a developing country in northwestern Africa. Arabic is the official language, but French is widely used and several local languages are also spoken. Tourist facilities in the capital, Nouakchott, are adequate, but limited or non-existent elsewhere.
What Should We Make of Mauritania\'s Tichitt?
visitors are few and the great outpost in arid central southern Mauritania is all but forgotten. ?Sometimes a month will go by without a car coming,? Cherif Mokhtar Mbaka, an English teacher ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 07 Jun 2021 17:00:00 GMT
Refuge Canada exhibit on loan to PumpHouse Museum
This summer and fall, the PumpHouse Steam Museum will proudly host 'Refuge Canada,' an exhibition on loan from the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 19 Jul 2021 12:43:00 GMT
Taken: The coldest case ever solved
With both parents in the military, he spent his youth in the English countryside ... trust police officers and respect teachers," she said. Then came the massages: She'd lie on the floor while ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 11 Aug 2013 03:39:00 GMT
Mauritania: Former president arrested amid graft probe
Mauritanian ex-leader Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz was detained after failing to report to a judge. He faces corruption allegations from his time as president. The former Mauritanian leader left the ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 23 Jun 2021 08:23:00 GMT
Meet Mauritania\'s Mehari National Guards
Camels might be a big part of the culture of many families in Mauritania, but it is also a ... not only do they teach them, they educate them, they spread awareness on health problems.
Publ.Date : Wed, 21 Jul 2021 03:25:00 GMT
Egyptian veteran painter and professor Sabry Abdel-Ghany dies at 98
The acclaimed artist and teacher received a medal of excellence ... He served as a cultural advisor in Mauritania in the 1970s before working as a dean of the Faculty of Art Education in the ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 05 Jan 2021 03:54:00 GMT
Kenya: Over 9,900 Teaching Jobs Up for Grabs
Some 9,914 teaching jobs are up for grabs as the government strives to address staffing gaps in schools, with most slots going to secondary schools. The recruitment is expected to be competitive ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 28 Jun 2021 17:00:00 GMT
France seeks to uncover Nice attacker\'s links
The attack, which the government has described as an act of "Islamist terror" sent a shockwave across France, a country already on edge after the beheading this month of a teacher who showed a ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 01 Nov 2020 02:18:00 GMT
Uganda: Exams - Teachers Are the Biggest Cheats
Teachers are at it again! In their latest brush with the law, teachers have been accused by authorities at national examination body, Uneb, of orchestrating a grand scheme in schools that pushes ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 20 Jul 2021 17:00:00 GMT
Eliminating Racial Discrimination: The Challenges of Prevention and Enforcement of Prohibition
6 B.K. Obach, "Demonstrating the social construction of race", Teaching Sociology, 27.3 (1999): 252-57. 7 I.F. Haney Lopez, White by Law: The Legal Construction of Race (New York: New York ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 07 Feb 2020 16:10:00 GMT
Three Chinese, two Mauritanians kidnapped in Mali
"The release of all the hostages is our priority," he said. Mauritania's Al-Akhbar news agency reported that gunmen arrived on motorbikes to attack the construction site, burning equipment as well ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 17 Jul 2021 17:20:00 GMT
Human Rights Watch Submission to the Africa Regional Review on Implementation of the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration
Mauritania, Niger, or Nigeria. Hundreds of talibés and dozens of Quranic teachers (?marabouts?) cross land borders into Senegal each year. The children are either brought by a family member ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 06 Jul 2021 10:32:00 GMT