PEARL World Youth News

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PEARL World Youth News is a unique global web-based news service at secondary schools around the world, co-sponsored by iEARN and the Daniel Pearl Foundation.

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

PEARL World Youth News, a unique web-based news service managed by iEARN-USA and the Daniel Pearl Foundation seeks $1,000 to fund Online Teacher Profession Development Course to train 50 teachers in the PEARL Reporter Certification Program.

How will this project solve this problem?

Using iEARN’s Internet-based network of schools, 200 students from 45 countries have been trained and certified to report and write stories on issues impacting their countries and communities. This is the first global student news service.

Potential Long Term Impact

The PEARL World Youth News project builds and sustains a quality international service managed by secondary schools around the world. It develops journalistic skills and promotes cross-cultural understanding.

Funding Information

Total Funding Received to Date: $385

Funding Information

This project is now in implementation and no longer available for funding. Received funds will be used to accomplish concrete objectives as indicated in the project's "Activities" section. Updates will be posted under the "Project Report" tab as they become available.

Donors' contributions and pledges to this project totaled $385 .  The original project funding goal was $1,000.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).


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Thanks to 8 donors like you, a total of $385 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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New York, United States

Project Leader

Anindita Dutta Roy

Project Manager
New York, New York United States

Where is this project located?

Map of PEARL World Youth News