Emergency

Teaching science and hope in an Ethiopian refugee camp

In a refugee camp hosting more than 85,000 refugees, a young mother of two have paved her way as one of the most popular teachers in the camp.

Refugee girls want to improve the world. Will we let them do so?

Although cultural tides are shifting, a lack of resources and opportunities makes it hard for girls to reach their potential.

Displaced children with disabilities face overlapping barriers

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 3 Dec 2018 | by: GEM Report | Story Source: GEM Report (World Education Blog) ~ Go to Original...

Rahima has lived her entire life in a Rohingya refugee camp – for her,...

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 10 Oct 2018 | by: South China Morning Post | Story Source: South China Morning Post ~ Go to...

Refugee education deserves higher priority in aid – but so do the data on...

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 26 Sep 2018 | by: Gem Report | Story Source:GEM Report (UNESCO) ~ Go to Original Article   Today at the...

Education Cannot Wait Announces US $35 Million Allocation to Support Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Uganda

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 20 Sep 2018 | by: Education Cannot Wait | Story Source: Education Cannot Wait (Press Release) ~ Go to...

World Bank Helps Bangladesh Provide Learning Opportunities to Rohingya

Photo: UNESCO Bkk Date: 19 Sep 2018 | by: World Bank| Story Source: World Bank ~ Go to Original Article WASHINGTON, September 19, 2018— The World...

Philippines: More than a Million Children Missing out on Education as Thousands of Schools...

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 12 Sep 2018 | by: Save the Children, US | Story Source: Save the Children ~ Go to Original...

‘Floating Schools’ in Bangladesh Make Sure Kids Get To Class When The Water Rises

On the Atrai River in the northwest of Bangladesh, a small beige boat is tied up in tall grass that lines the riverbank...

Malaysia: Stateless in Sabah, the boys and girls who can’t go to school

Every morning in a village in Sandakan, Sabah, a large group of children run out to a makeshift building made out of discarded wood and aluminium...

Help is scarce for Rohingya children with intellectual disabilities

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 22 Aug 2018 | by: Wudan Yan | Story Source: Global Post PRI ~ Go to Original Article Anayetullah, 18,...

New UNHCR Report released: turning the tide – refugee education in crisis

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 21 August 2018 | by: UNHCR | Story Source: UNHCR ~ Go to Original Article This report tells...

Only a quarter of Rohingya refugees’ education needs have been met

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 23 August 2018 | by: GEM Report | Story Source: GEM Report ~ Go to Original Article The...

Education desperately needed for refugees in Cox’s Bazar

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 27 Aug 2018 by: Thompson Chau | Story Source: Myanmar Times ~ Go to Original Article A group...

Afghanistan: Promoting Education During Times of Increased Fragility

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 13 Aug 2018 | By: Report by World Bank | Story Source: World Bank (blog) ~ Go to Original...

Denied Education, Thailand’s Migrants and Refugees Go Digital

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 2 Aug 2018 | By: Chayanit Itthipongmaetee, Staff Reporter | Story Source: Khao Sod English ~ Go to Original...

How checklists may help new teachers in emergency contexts grasp “the basics”

Photo: GPE/Kelley Lynch (From Author Site URL) Date: 26 April 2018 | By:  Mary Burns, Education Development Center | Story Source: Global Partnership for Education (blog)...

Ten takeaways from the Girls Not Brides Global Meeting

Photo: Graham Crouch/Girls Not Brides (From Author Site URL) Date: 11 July 2018 | By: Lakshmi Sundaram| Story Source: Girls Not Brides (Blog) ~ Go to...

Malaysia: Pledges to Facilitate Education of Migrant (TKI) Children

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 24 July 2018 | By: SUCI SEKARWATI | Story Source: Ladies Want More ~ Go to Original Article   TEMPO.CO, Jakarta –...

Indonesian City Admits Migrant Children to Public Schools

Photo Credit: Dayinta Pinasthika / IOM 2018 (From URL) Date: 17 July 2018 | By: IOM | Story Source: IOM (Press Room > Press...

UNICEF Releases Afghanistan Country Study: A global initiative on out-of-school children: All children in...

This study, part of the Global Initiative on Out-of-School Children launched by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization Institute...

Half of children worldwide at risk for an early end to their childhood

By: Save the Children 1.2 billion children are threatened by conflict, widespread poverty or discrimination against girls The end of childhood takes many forms. It’s a...

Five ways to help migrant children settle in your class

^ Dance, art, drama and music are creative avenues ideal for engaging non-English speakers. Photograph: Holly Pickett for the Guardian By: Helen Hanna and Stefan...

Half of Afghan children out of school, due to conflict, poverty, discrimination: UNICEF

UNICEF/Rezayee: In Afghanistan, UNICEF focuses on the enrolment and retention of the most vulnerable children, specifically those who are out of school, and girls....

Why social emotional learning matters for migrant students and how schools can help

- Published by OECD |  May 28, 2018 By Andreas Schleicher, Director, Directorate for Education and Skills and John McLaughlin,  Deputy...

A lost generation: No education, no dreams for Rohingya refugee children

Aid groups have set up makeshift “learning centres” in Bangladeshi camps, but Rohingya parents say proper schools are needed By: Jason Patinkin Freelance journalist, and...

Do childhood development programs help children living in conflict and crisis settings?

Science Daily | Date: May 23, 2018 | Source: Wiley | Summary: Millions of young children living in conditions of war, disaster, and displacement...

Marawi conflict one year on: More than 300,000 Filipinos still displaced, 30,000 children yet...

Published on 22 May 2018 | ReliefWeb — View Original   Seven months after the southern Philippines city of Marawi was declared ‘militant free’, hundreds of...

EU to increase funding for education in emergencies and protracted crises

From: GPE in the News - May 18, 2018|Source: European Commission Press Release Database  The European Commission adopted a new policy framework that will...

“Stop attacks on children”

Statement by UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta H. Fore © UNICEF/UN0202141/Rich On 17 April 2018 in Yambio, South Sudan, Ganiko*, 12, and Jackson*, 13,, stand during a...