Education

EuropeAid support to Myanmar: Greater access to basic education
By funding the UNICEF Quality Basic Education Programme in Myanmar, the European Union supports the strengthening of the Burmese educational system. More >

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Students promote learning in Za'atari Camp, Jordan
The school year is starting, in Za’atari refugee camp, Jordan. Fourteen-year-old Mozoun is among 30 children on a mission to get their peers back to school. Read more >

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Sri Lanka – Partnership helps restore public services
It’s the morning rounds of the village mothers’ support group. Today, they’re visiting families in this remote village in eastern Sri Lanka.  Read more »

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Angola – Training for teachers boosts education quality
Off the main road, a jacaranda tree is in bloom. Children sit on brightly coloured plastic chairs, watching their teacher. Read more »

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Syrian Arab Republic – Students on rehabilitating schools
A new programme, is helping to ensure that students have a say in the changes that take place in their schools.  Read more »

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  • EuropeAid support to Myanmar: Greater access to basic education

  • Students promote learning in Za'atari Camp, Jordan

  • Sri Lanka – Partnership restores public services

  • Angola – Training for teachers boosts education quality

  • Syrian Arab Republic – Students rehabilitating schools

Stories

Healing war scars at school

With local authorities in Jordan worried that the education system might reach breaking point under the pressure of Syrian asylum seekers, UNICEF and the EU have put together an educational program aimed at supporting the Jordanian authorities. Read more »


The journey of a school bag in Za’atari Refugee Camp

Have you ever wondered what the journey of a school bag in Za’atari Refugee Camp is like? UNICEF Jordan and Save the Children-Jordan have finishing the distribution of supplies to students in the camp, contributed by the EU and Germany/KFW. Here is a photo album of the initiative:

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UNICEF launches peace-building education initiative preparing Myanmar children to say no to violence

YANGON, 11 October 2013 – In response to on-going waves of inter-communal violence across Myanmar, UNICEF this week launched ground-breaking peace and reconciliation initiatives for Myanmar’s children with a 5 day workshop on peace-building through education.

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Students promote learning in Za'atari Camp, Jordan

ZA’ATARI CAMP, Jordan, 12 September 2013 – A group of young girls are striding out of the school gates with a purpose. The new school year is starting, and they’re on a mission to get their peers back to school.

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European Union grant supports textbooks for every child in Zimbabwe.

HARARE, Zimbabwe, 24 March 2010 – The European Commission has given $10.6 million to help ensure that every schoolchild in Zimbabwe has textbooks.

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