Category Archives: Technology

Angola delays restart of classes in primary education amid covid-19

Luanda – Angolan government has decided to postpone the resumption of lessons in primary education, the largest chunk of the education system.

Class resumption in primary education (1st-5th grade) was scheduled for October 26 this year.

Under the Government programme, classes resumed on October 5th, covering the transition classes (6th, …

UNESCO recommends more investment in education

Luanda – The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Thursday recommended that donors at international level increase investment, between 7 and 10 percent, in the education and training sector in order to avoid a global disaster in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic.

The information was provided by …

Angola adopts distance learning by 2021

Luanda – Angolan minister of Education Luísa Grilo announced Thursday distance learning for the next academic year, provided the technological conditions permit it.

Luísa Grilo was speaking at the launch of the digital distance learning platform “AVITEL”, stressing that the process, to be performed by use of experimental method, will …

Angola hosts first edition of Innovation Summit

Luanda – The first Angola Innovation Summit, the biggest innovation event in the country and in the African Portuguese-speaking Countries (PALOP), in a 100 percent digital format, will take place on 16 and 17 October this year.

According to a press release that ANGOP had access to, the event in …