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800 children resume learning through creative activities

9 Aug 2018

Source: Jordan Times

Driven by the belief that the root cause of children and youth vulnerability stems from a “discouraging educational system” and a lack of young role models, social entrepreneur Saddam Sayyaleh launched “Together We Learn”, a project aimed at providing underprivileged youngster with the opportunity to enhance their life skills through creative activities.

“Children have few safe outlets for social or recreational activities, and limited means to express themselves,” stated Sayyaleh, founder of Jerash-based ILearn, an educational NGO that works to establish safe spaces for disadvantaged children and youth to encourage innovation, intellectual growth, and critical thinking.

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