AMERICA/COLOMBIA - Lessons in the native language for a group of indigenous children in Medellín

Monday, 2 May 2016 human rights  


Medellin (Agenzia Fides) - Thanks to a program of inclusion offered by the Municipality of Medellin in Niquitao district, the area where many children live in precarious conditions, 77 indigenous children of Embera community will attend school lessons in their native language. The program, organized by teachers of the same ethnic group, aims to teach how to read and write. (AP) (Agenzia Fides 02/05/2016)