Associated Schools Project Network (ASP net)
The UNESCO Associated Schools Project Network (ASP net) established in 1953 to encourage schools worldwide on issues related to UNESCO programmes in all its areas of competence. The program now includes 9000 educational institutions in over 180 countries.
ASP net work in four key areas
- International understanding,
- Peace and human rights,
- Intercultural dialogue and
- Education for sustainable development
Eligible Member institutions are:
- Primary schools,
- Secondary schools
- Vocational schools
- Teacher training institutions
ASP net in Tanzania
ASP net in Tanzania came into existence in 1993, starting with only three (3) schools. To date, there are about 51 schools and 4 teachers’ colleges participating in UNESCO ASP-net and UNESCO Clubs, covering 12 regions in Tanzania Mainland. There are 4 and 2 schools from Zanzibar and Pemba respectively. Associated Schools Project activities in Tanzania are implemented in different ways under guidance of UNESCO National Commission.
ASP net members are voluntary involved in the network’s activities in collaboration with National commission for UNESCO in the country. Members have the chance to participate in different international workshops and contribute articles on UN related themes which cover human rights, development, environmental education and, science and technology.
Schools or Colleges wish to join ASP-net and UNESCO Clubs shall fill application form and submit direct to firstname.lastname@example.org or at the NATCOM offices. To apply click here
For List of ASPNET Schools in Tanzania click here