Japan Supports rural girls in Taiz [Archives:2005/803/Local News]

January 3 2005

Taiz Bureau
Efforts encouraging rural girls learning in Taiz districts are currently being carried out by the Education Bureau and the Japanese government. The program follows several field visits from Japanese delegations, which highlighted the hindrances to female education and the reasons causing women to abstain from learning. The Education Bureau in Taiz has received help from the Japanese government with five schools.