The Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment, Ambassador Mariam Yalwaji Katagum, has urged the United Nations Education, Scientific and Culture Organisation (UNESCO) to support women empowerment in vocational skills such as that of Information, Communication and Technology (ICT).
The Regional Centre for Integrated River Basin Management (RC-IRBM), under the auspices of United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), has advocated for peaceful and sustainable management of Lake Chad natural resources through the Potential Conflict to Cooperation Potential (PCCP) approach.
The Youth Orientation for Development (YOD) has urged the Federal Government to implement UNESCO's recommendation of 26 percent budgetary allocation to education sector. YOD President, Emmanuel Ejiogu who made this call yesterday in Abuja said the private sector also needs to do more as the government alone cannot sufficiently fund education in the country. He…