Education

Schools in Gaza close as fighting threatens safety of children and teachers

According to a report from TheirWorld, an outbreak of violence has prompted action...

IOM provides mental health services and safe spaces in Yemen for displaced children and families

Since March 2015, the conflict in Yemen has affected the lives of millions of families....

22.5 million children in Pakistan are missing out on an education, with girls worst affected

According to the 2015 Oslo Summit on Education and Development, Pakistan was considered...

Thousands of children at risk from unsafe drinking water in schools in Basra

In a report published on Tuesday, the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) warned that...

Education programme for young refugees in Chad making positive impact

According to a report from TheirWorld, refugees in Chad are being trained as teachers...

Save the Children trains mobile teachers to improve childhood education in Myanmar

Due to civil war and political tension, 75,000 children of the Karen people in Myanmar...

Donations to UNRWA help keep Palestinian students in school

International donors pledged $118 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency...

Support growing for the single biggest investment in education in history

Earlier in the week, government ministers, donors and development banks backed the...

Uganda launches Education Response Plan to address “children’s crisis”

This weekend, the government of Uganda, Partners in Development, UN agencies and NGOs...

Over half of all refugee children are missing out on an education

The United Nations has warned that over half of the world’s school aged refugees...

Less than 15% of children seeking asylum on the Greek Islands received an education in 2017

A report by Human Rights Watch reveals that asylum-seeking children in Greece are...

Failure of girls’ education could cost the world $30 trillion per year, says World Bank

Nearly 132 million girls aged 6 to 17 are not educated. The failure to allow girls...

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