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Education

South Africa, 12 September 2014: Ukufunda Virtual School puts the power of basic education back into the hands of every learner, teacher and parent

Uganda, 12 September 2014: Youth kiss bye to poverty thanks to Building Young Futures

Somalia, 8 September 2014: First year of Go 2 School Campaign sees thousands of children in class for the first time

Ethiopia, 25 June 2014: Education in adversity: South Sudanese refugee children insist on their right to attend school

Uganda, 15 July 2014: “I call it a Wonder Machine” – MobiStation attracts youth in Kampala

Uganda, 15 July 2014: MobiStation – An innovation supporting education in and out of schools

Ethiopia, 17 July 2014: Divergent Journeys – Child Marriage and Education

South Sudan, 24 June 2014: Educating children in crisis

Tanzania, 20 Feb 2014: A school-based club empowers boys and girls to speak out!

Uganda, 9 June 2014: Building young futures: providing new hope for vulnerable young people

South Sudan, 29 May 2014: Education is crucial for children affected by emergencies

Tanzania, 13 May 2014: Girls, let's be leaders!

South Africa, April 2014: Guiding vulnerable children towards a brighter future

Rwanda, February 2014: School based mentors support English instruction in schools

Zimbabwe, April 2014: Science kits for secondary schools in remotest Zimbabwe

South Africa, March 2014: Sport leading the way to a brighter future and a closer community

Zimbabwe, February 2014: Science Kits

Somalia, 17 January 2014: UNICEF and partners use technology, flexible curriculum for pastoralist education

Zimbabwe, December 2013: UNICEF to distribute science kits to all secondary schools in Zimbabwe

Somalia, 11 October 2013: UNICEF helps Somali girls in Mogadishu, London and Oslo to make a connection

Zimbabwe, November 2013: UNICEF to distribute science kits to all secondary schools in Zimbabwe

Somalia, 18 November 2013: Programme provides a full courseload for pastoralist girls in Somalia

Somalia, 27 October 2013: World Sight Day marked in Mogadishu with performances and poetry by blind school students

Uganda, 22 October 2013: Young Ugandan Leila Nassanga is a university student, a youth leader - and a U-Reporter

Zimbabwe, 19 October 2013: Zimbabwe launches an education strategy on life skills, sexuality and HIV and AIDS

Zimbabwe, 11 October 2013: Opinion: A simple solution with far-reaching benefits – the power is in our hands

Zimbabwe, 11 October 2013: Life of a rural girl in Zimbabwe

Uganda, 11 October 2013: UNICEF-supported “Go-Back-to-School” efforts help girl dropouts return to school

South Africa, 9 October 2013: Sinking her teeth into a male-dominated career field

London, 9 October 2013: Malawi youth champion plays starring role in Queens Baton Relay ceremony

New York, 7 October 2013: On International Day of the Girl Child, a spotlight on innovation

Zimbabwe, 7 October 2013: Essay Competition: International Day of the Girl Child

Somalia, 3 October 2013: Go-2-School campaign aims to put one million children in the classroom

New York, 25 September 2013: At Education Cannot Wait event, global leaders stress need to fund education - especially in emergencies

New York, 19 September 2013: Podcast #81: The role of business in delivering on the global promise of education

Somalia, 9 September 2013: Children attending school for the first time talk about their hopes for the future

Somalia, September 2013: Girls flock to free primary school set up by women teachers

Zimbabwe, 3 September 2013: Educating Zimbabwe’s most disadvantaged children through community participation

Zimbabwe, 3 September 2013: Education promises a better future for marginalized girls in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe, 3 September 2013: Access to clean water remains a challenge for rural women and girls

Malawi, 2 September 2013: A new lease of life through football

South Africa, 29 August 2013: NBA All-Star Kyrie Irving visits schools in South Africa with UNICEF

Uganda, 15 August 2013: Snuffed dreams: Tale of an orphaned Buhweju girl

New York, 12 August 2013: Podcast #80: On International Youth Day, young activists share their views on the role of education in building peace

Madagascar, 18 July 2013: In Madagascar, 'back to school' means including those left out

Rwanda, 12 July 2013: New Early Childhood Development and Family Centre ensures the best start in life for children of Kayonza

New York, 12 July 2013: They thought a bullet would silence us, but they failed, Malala Yousafzai tells United Nations Youth Assembly

South Africa, 26 June 2013: IKEA Norway visits South Africa to learn about Safe and Caring Child-Friendly Schools

New York, 21 June 2013: A new chapter of the Schools for Africa initiative offers new possibilties for the continent's children

Uganda, 14 June 2013: Girls resist genital mutilation to embrace education

Somalia, 18 June 2013: First High Level Conference on Education in several years opens in Mogadishu

New York, 3 May 2013: How can innovation improve access to quality learning?

Madagascar, 8 April 2013: Katy Perry sees strides in children's education, nutrition, sanitation and hygiene in Madagascar

Zimbabwe, 11 March 2013: UNICEF Executive Director visits school and clinic benefitting from essential supplies in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe, 31 December 2012: The disability that prevents Munashe from using his hands proves no barrier to his education

Kenya, 30 December 2012: The classroom offers a 13-year-old Somali refugee sanctuary from the rigours of life in Dadaab camp

Rwanda, 11 December 2012: Through its early childhood development programme, UNICEF helps build a strong foundation for refugee children at Kigeme camp

Somalia, 4 October 2012: Scholarships help Somali girls cross barriers to education

Zimbabwe, 6 August 2012: Country's education system on the road to recovery

Tanzania, 13 July 2012: Locally sourced teaching aids are engaging students and improving education

Zimbabwe, 13 July 2012: The Education Transition Fund is rewriting Zimbabwe’s education system

Rwanda, 17 January 2012: Improving schools for children with disabilities

South Africa, 10 January 2012: Going beyond the ABCs

Kenya, 22 December 2011: School offers meals, shelter, education and hope

Kenya, 15 December 2011: Access to education builds resilience amid drought in the Kenyan north-western region

South Africa, 9 November 2011: ‘Techno Girl’ programme tackles skills shortage

South Sudan, 27 October 2011: A primary school becomes a model for increasing girls’ enrolment

South Africa, 30 September 2011: UNICEF-supported Sports for Development programme scores a goal with South African students

Kenya, 30 September 2011: Ali’s story: In drought-ravaged Kenya, education is the key to a brighter future

Horn of Africa, 14 September 2011: Podcast: Ongoing drought in the Horn of Africa threatens the new school year

Ethiopia, 5 September 2011: Children help younger friends and neighbours prepare for primary school

Somalia, 31 August: 2011: School is a safe haven for children displaced by famine and conflict

Somalia, 22 August 2011: Schooling continues for IDPs and incoming children amidst drought crisis

Kenya, 12 August 2011: Mobile schools aim to ensure education

South Sudan, 8 July 2011: As South Sudan looks to nationhood, education is pivotal

Zimbabwe, 5 July 2011: Braille textbooks provide more chidren with equal access to learning

Lesotho, 17 June 2011: Prime Minister launches UNICEF-supported free and compulsory education campaign

South Africa, 13 June 2011: Child-friendly schools inspire a brighter future for young people

Ethiopia, 1 April 2011: UNICEF Executive Director sees equity strategy accelerating education

Somalia, 31 March 2011: Gender equality classes help teenage girls stay in school

Malawi, 21 March 2011: Children swap floors for desks at Malawi school with MSNBC-US Fund for UNICEF support

Somalia, 13 January 2011: UNICEF and Japan support improved education and health for vulnerable Somali children

New York, 3 December 2010: Young people call for post-primary education opportunities

Angola, 3 December 2010: Child-friendly schools improve the learning environment for Angolan youth

Eritrea, 24 November 2010: Complementary education programme puts children back to school

Kenya, 26 May 2010: Lifeskills-based education: giving confidence to young women in Somalia

Malawi, 4 October 2010: Early childhood education centres make strides

Zimbabwe, 14 September 2010: UNICEF and partners bring textbooks to students across the country

Zimbabwe, 15 June 2010: Young Zimbabwean featured in 'Music by Prudence' champions disability rights

Malawi, 1 October 2008: Education offers hope to a young man in the working world of Malawi

Uganda, 12 March 2010: ‘Beyond School Books’ – a podcast series on education in emergencies

 

 
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