The International Institute for Capacity Building in Africa develops a project on Girls Education in Somali Region in Ethiopia.


Girls Education is a project developed by the IICBA and sponsored by the government of Japan.

The International Institute for Capacity Building in Africa (IICB'A)

launches the program Girls Education in the somali region of Ethiopia.

The project team of the Girls Education project supported by the Japanese government made its first visit to the three pilot schools (Degehabur, Kebridehar, and Gode) in the Somali region of Ethiopia from 13-17 January 2014. IICBA's team also held discussion with the deputy head of the regional education bureau and the district and/or town counsil education bureau heads where the three schools are located. The team briefed the stakeholders 

on the planned activities of the project. Accordingly, meetings were held with the management staff of the three schools, teachers and the girl students in grades 9 and 10 that the project focuses on

More information can be read here.



  • UNESCO. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
  • The Catalan Association of Public Universities (ACUP)

Sponsored by

  • Generalitat de Catalunya. Ministry of Business and Employment. Department of Research and Universities
  • Generalitat de Catalunya. Ministry for Foreign Action and Open Government