Improved Learning through better Health, Nutrition and Education for the School-Age Child.
The 2013 course welcomed 40 participants from 11 South and Southeast Asian countries. Attendees included representatives of: the World Food Programme, Save the Children, GIZ and the Global Partnership for Education. For eight days attendees were able to impart experiences, regional knowledge, attend action planning workshops, expert lectures and field learning.The key topics of the course focused on Parasite Control (deworming) and human resources management (teacher training). Prof. Sir Roy Anderson, Director of the London Centre for NTD Research opened the event, and keynote speeches were given from Vice-ministers of Education & Health ministries in the Government of Laos.
Photos from the course can also be accessed on PCD's Facebook Page.