New Learning, New Hope: The Somali Interactive Radio Instruction Program

This moving video documents an EDC program that provides an opportunity for thousands of Somali children to get a quality basic education: the Somali Interactive Radio Instruction Program (SIRIP). The film visits Somali schools and camps for internally displaced persons, illustrating how children learn despite the conflict taking place in their country. The radio program's Somali music and the children's books created through SIRIP are also featured. View this video on YouTube here.

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2008