08/09/2020

For children! When it’s urgent!

Education cannot wait for conflicts to end or the rebuilding of schools after a natural disaster.   In the absence of schools, supplies play a critical role in supporting children’s continued access to education. UNICEF and partners have developed several education kits that can support children of all  ages. These kits are often tailored to the…, Early childhood development kit, A child attending the Narrow Gate school holds up a stuffed toy he received during a distribution of UNICEF Early Childhood Development and Recreational kits in Yei, South Sudan, April 2017. The Early Childhood Development Kit contains items such as board books and puppets for storytelling to help caregivers create a safe learning environment for…, School-in-a-Box and School-in-a-Carton kits , With materials for up to 40 students, the School-in-a-Box and -Carton kits can be used by teachers to establish makeshift classrooms in emergencies or other under-resourced settings. The School-in-a-Box and -Carton kits contain materials for a teacher and up to 40 students. They can be used by teachers to establish makeshift classrooms in…, Recreation kit, A child kicks a football from a UNICEF recreation kit towards the goal at in the official displacement camp of Socoura, in the town of Sévaré, Mopti region, in central Mali, April 2019. A child kicks a football from a UNICEF recreation kit towards the goal at in the official displacement camp of Socoura, in the town of Sévaré, Mopti region, in…, Mathematics teaching and science teaching kits, A teenage student uses large triangle ruler to point to the blackboard during a class in a temporary learning space in the Dar es Salam camp in the Baga Sola area, in the Lake Region, Chad, in April 2015. The Mathematics Teaching and Science Teaching kits are mainly for teachers’ demonstration and can be used for students’ activities. While the…, Disability-friendly education items, The clock for teaching purposes that is supplied by UNICEF and comes with raised numbers and Braille embossing underneath for children with visual impairment to be able to read the time. Children with visual impairment can learn to read the time using the clock that is included in the School-in-a-Box and -Carton kits, which comes with Braille dots…