UNICEF Jordan Country Office


#Education #ForEveryChild in Jordan

The Ministry of Education, in partnership with UNICEF, and support from Canada, the European Union, Germany, Netherlands, Norway, UK, and the US, is aiming to reach as many students as possible and enroll them in the public education system during the second semester.


Studies / reports

Situation of Children in Jordan

Jordan has a population of 7.5 million including 2.9 million children under 18 years of age. Having ratified the Convention on the Rights of the Child in 1991, Jordan has been one of the model countries in the region in protecting and promoting the rights of children. 


Innovating for children


THE MAKANI – MY SPACE HOLISTIC APPROACH:  90,000 girls and boys currently out of any form of education and exposed to high risks of child labour exploitation and early marriage, are provided with access to alternative education, 200,000 receive psychosocial support and 58,000 access life skills training.  “I am safe, I learn, I connect” 

unite for children