Progress is made in regards to child welfare in Sri Lanka. While there is still more work to be done, the Sri Lankan government has an accomplishment to be proud of: it is no longer on the United Nations Blacklist for child welfare. (via BBC)
Happy June, Everyone!
Wasn’t it just May? Man, time is flying by here at CEI. We hope that you all had a delightful spring because here comes summer! It’s time to kick back, relax, and soak up the sun. Enjoy every second and have some fun!
- Your Friendly CEI Development Team
(photo credit: Q.Photo - Students Playing at Kalapuwa Sri Leadership Academy, Sri Lanka)
Kennedy was born on May 29, 1917. To mark what would have been JFK’s 95th birthday, quotes of his on the topic of free thought and why learning matters:
5. Free thought
“Liberty without learning is always in peril; learning without liberty is always in vain.”
9. Why learning matters
“A child miseducated is a child lost.”