How to Write a Summary of an Article? Over one million neonates die within their first 24hours of life due to lack of quality care, annually, worldwide UNFPA, Fig 1 Continuum of care Source: Throughout the lifecycle as shown in figure 1, including adolescence, pregnancy, childbirth and childhood, the care ought to be provided as a seamless continuum that spans the home, the community and health centre, locally and globally Save the Children [StC],
Etymology[ edit ] Historically the word bee has been used to describe a get-together for communal worklike a husking bee, a quilting bee, or an apple bee. According to etymological research recorded in dictionaries, the word probably comes from dialectal been or bean meaning "help given by neighbors"which came from Middle English bene meaning "prayer", "boon" and "extra service by a tenant to his lord".
First published in and known colloquially as "The Blue-backed Speller," Webster's spelling books were an essential part of the curriculum of all elementary school children in the United States for five generations. Besides competitors from the 50 U. In the United States, spelling bees are annually held from local levels up to the level of the Scripps National Spelling Bee which awards a cash prize to the winner.
Incontestants came from the Bahamas, Jamaica, Guam, the U. This was the first year that spellers from Canada and New Zealand attended the competition. Maria Dawson is the only contestant to ever win two back-to-back titles at the National Senior Spelling Bee.
This annual contest takes place across the US each summer in search of the next South Asian-American spelling champ between the ages of 8 and 14 years old.
Holding spelling bees in English, with its irregular spelling, makes more sense than in languages that have much more regular spelling. The first competition took place in Julybringing together nine different countries.
There are several countries that run their own national spelling bees, including Uganda which holds the National Spelling Bee organized by enjuba in 10 different languages, including 8 local languages, sign language and English.
Nigeria's spelling bee is called the Nigeria Spelling Bee organized by the Bee Spelling Competition Initiative in states across the federation of Nigeria. The competition involves learning the correct spelling of words, their use in sentences and in multiple contexts. The competition is carried out in three rounds: The preliminary challenge is a written spelling test, from which the top spellers will be chosen to compete in the State Challenge, where the competition is carried out orally.
The 1st prize winner from this stage will then represent their states to compete for the title of National Spell-it-Right Champion in the National Challenge. Thousands of young applicants join this contest each year. Another organisation that promotes the love of the English language is Horizons Unlimited, which in organized an India Spelling Bee contest for children in the southern state of Kerala in India.
The annual Asia Spelling Cup is held in different cities throughout Asia, and uses mobile pre-selection testing to identify finalists. Australia[ edit ] In Western Australia, a spelling bee is held by the State Library Foundation of Western Australiafor children in school years 5, 6, 7 and 8.
The early stages of the competition are held online, and the final spell-off in front of a live audience. Further prizes are given to the teacher and school class of each major prize winner, and to the most improved speller each week.
The competition is the first such arrangement in Bangladesh. The champion is rewarded with a trip to Washington, DC. The bee is affiliated with the United States -based Scripps National Spelling Bee and uses similar rules and word lists, and competes in all 10 Canadian provinces to provide a Canadian National Champion for the penultimate Scripps competition.
It should not be confused with another organization, calling itself the Spelling Bee of Canadawhich started in in TorontoOntarioand is now celebrating its 25th anniversary, and hosting a Canadian Invitational Bee inas well as organizing Provincial Bees across Canada, and the world.
Kuwait[ edit ] In the school year —, Mrs. Wijdan Alawadhi senior teacher and Mrs. They started the contest as an experiment contest in their school Thabet Bin Zaid Primary School for Boys with the fourth and fifth grades. It was a successful experiment which was faced with a lot of appreciation from Mrs.
Then they decided to hold the competition among the whole educational area Mubarak Al-Kabeer Educational area. In —, the contest was held with 27 schools 12 schools for boys and 15 for girls - around pupils. Each school nominated a pupil from the fifth grade to participate.
In —, 30 schools participated. All the 30 pupils participated anxiously to win the competition with words. In the school year — the competition was held in Al-Imam Al-Shafie primary school for boys with 31 schools and the words list contained words.
In — with the patronage of Mr. Nigeria[ edit ] The Nigeria Spelling Bee is organized in across states of the federation with national finalists drawn after qualifying from their respective states and either of the 6 geo-political zones of the country. Winners of the Nigeria Spelling Bee competition win up to N1, in scholarship and participate in the annual African Spelling Bee which is a continental event organized by the African Spelling Bee Consortium as the official Nigerian delegates.
Pakistan[ edit ] In Pakistan, the spelling bee competition is promoted by Dawn,[ clarification needed ] and it takes place every year in October. There are three stages: National is held in Islamabad.
Dawn Spelling Bee is conducted in three stages.USAID and Big [email protected] Launch Essay Competition on Blind Spots in International Development Sep 2, The U.S. Agency for International Development’s Global Development Lab (the Lab) and UC Berkeley are teaming up to launch an essay contest as a part of the Big [email protected] annual contest.
- Fifty Years of USAID Page 8 - Fulbright Awards Page 9 Photography Competition- Page oversees English language programs in Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and the Maldives. During his stay, he conducted a number of Essay Competition held in July, August and September in the Junior Observer and conducted by the.
Prakriti Mallla, the eight-year-old girl from Nepal, whose handwriting became a sensation on Internet. Education Profile in Nepal Essay - 1. Country Background Geography Nepal is a landlocked country, sharing border with largest and fastest growing Economy in the world; China and India.
It is has a total surface area of , square kilometers (56, sq miles). Nepal . This website is made possible by the generous support of the American people through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) under the terms of the Cooperative Agreement AID-OAA-A (The SPRING Project), managed by JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc.
(JSI). Essay must be no fewer than and no more than 1, words in length, double-spaced. Spelling errors and/or written corrections (by anyone) found on the essay will count against the final grade and should be omitted before submission.