Women had powerful positions going back to the Nubian kingdoms before Islam and Christianity. Currently, there are seven female members of the 48-member Federal Council of Ministers. The proportion of female teachers is 69 percent, female lawyers 41 percent, female police officers 10 percent and female students 51 percent. There are 78 female members of parliament out of 354.
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The MOE and ADEC announced on 3 September 2017 the launch of a new unified educational system to standardize teaching and learning. The curriculum will be based on building critical thinking skills, developing innovation and teamwork among students, and using information technology in problem-solving.