Spain awards 15 schools for their work on development cooperation
The Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation (AECID), in collaboration with the Ministry of Education, Culture, and Sports, presented the “Vicente Ferrer National Award on Education for Development” to 15 education centers in Spain. Awarded schools, range from primary schools to adult education centers. The objective of the award is to foster innovative pedagogic projects and educative experiences, creating awareness of global development issues among Spanish students. In addition to a diploma, representatives from the awarded schools will attend a training workshop on education for development in Senegal in October 2017.