Organization

Barwaaqo University

Balliga Cas, Somalia | http://barwaaqouniversity.org
Joined in May 2017

About Us

Abaarso School of Science & Technology, featured in the New York Times, 60 Minutes, and BBC World, a non-profit boarding school educating the best and the brightest Somali students in the Horn of Africa is opened a women's teaching college, Barwaaqo University, in the Fall of 2017. It is located outside of Hargeisa, Somaliland, a breakaway, self-governing region of Somalia. Barwaaqo will prepare young women to instruct in primary school classrooms across the country, while also focusing on extracurricular activities and community service. The school encourages ethics and a strong sense of responsibility for improving the students' community. Barwaaqo is the second initiative of the Horn of Africa Education Development Fund, its first, Abaarso School, has achieved success not seen in the area for several decades. After three graduating classes, Abaarso has placed over 60 Somali students on international scholarships including dozens in the United States. Abaarso School graduates are enrolled at top schools including Harvard, Yale, Brown, MIT, Georgetown, Amherst, Brandeis, and many more.

Abaarso School of Science & Technology, featured in the New York Times, 60 Minutes, and BBC World, a non-profit boarding school educating the best and the brightest Somali students in the Horn of Africa is opened a women's teaching college…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Education
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Women

Location

0, Balliga Cas 0, SO

Current listings by Barwaaqo University

JobsLocationDate Posted
Teacher Trainer at Women's UniversityBaliga Cas, SomaliaJune 16, 2019
Math Teacher at Boarding University in SomalilandBaliga Cas, SomaliaJune 16, 2019
Teacher Training SpecialistBaliga Cas, SomaliaJune 16, 2019
ESL English Teacher at Women's Boarding UniversityBaliga Cas, SomaliaJune 16, 2019
Math Teacher at Boarding University in SomalilandBaliga Cas, SomaliaJune 16, 2019
ESL English TeacherBaliga Cas, SomaliaMay 22, 2019