Why I Chose Global Health

Marrying teaching and technology: global health solutions that start in the classroom

Anjelica Gonzalez may have grown up in Las Vegas, but cards were not her interest, water was – in particular, the filtration of water on a global level. However, she did learn some basics of logic from a blackjack dealer – her mother.
“My mom was very logical. The thought process she taught me was really impactful because she showed me that you do not need a college education to understand problems and create solutions to those problems. You just need to reason and, in some cases, understand other people,” says Gonzalez. This is the philosophy Gonzalez uses in her teaching. She says she wants to bring science and engineering “back to human.”

She also credits her grandfather with influencing her decision to pursue a path to science. Her grandfather had a farm and taught her about the

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Switzerland and Canada give additional support to education system strengthening in partnership with UNESCO and the Ministry of Education – Jordan

Amman-12 July 2021 – Switzerland confirmed a contribution of USD 1.6 million to the Multi-Partner Trust Fund (MPTF) in support of the “System Strengthening Partnership with Jordan’s Ministry of Education” (SSP) programme, implemented with UNESCO technical support under the leadership of the Ministry of Education. Canada also announced an additional contribution of USD 400,000 to their initial contribution of USD 1 million.

The SSP is a four-year programme (2019-2023), supporting the Ministry of Education (MoE)’s Education Strategic Plan (ESP), focusing on system strengthening as one of its core domains. With its contribution, Switzerland joins Canada, Italy and Norway in the Multi-Partner Trust Fund to support this joint MoE-UNESCO initiative. The initiative represents a success story and contributes to the shared goal of providing inclusive quality education to all learners based on the principles of partnership, coordination and aid effectiveness in support of Jordan’s education sector.

Canada’s pivotal role as

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