500 Days to a World of Difference

Today’s guest post on Discovery Blog is from Salma Bahramy, Communications Specialist for Discovery Learning Alliance. “We are here to help ensure that every child enjoys his or her right to education – and I am pleased to stand with all of you in working towards that goal,” said UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon at a summit last week that convened global policy leaders, campaigners, NGOs and youth activists in…

Discovery Channel Revisits the ‘Ivory Wars’ This Saturday

About two years ago, I made a memorable trip to South Africa and had the fortune of spending several days in the Sabi Sands Game Reserve. While I’ve always been an animal lover (wild and domestic), my time there cemented my appreciation for a variety of animals, including elephants (the picture at right is from my first game drive ever). You see, I was on the hunt, but my trophies…

Discovery Channel Global Education Partnership Celebrates Successes & Milestones in Africa

Over the past few months, I’ve kept you updated on the Discovery Channel Global Education Partnership‘s Inside Story, a film and initiative that stands to make a great impact on the HIV/AIDS pandemic in sub-Saharan Africa. However, this project was born out DCGEP’s ongoing Learning Center initiative across Africa and around the world…and that work continues today. Just last month, Tammy Noboa, DCGEP’s Chief Strategy Officer, was in Kenya to…