Breaking down gender stereotypes in schools in Uganda
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Breaking down gender stereotypes in schools in Uganda
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  • Breaking down gender stereotypes in schools in Uganda
  • Education builds peace
  • Over 250,000 children affected by Colombia conflict since 2013, despite peace talks – UNICEF
  • NEWS: UN Security Council Adopts Historic Resolution on Youth, Peace and Security
  • A Year of Plenty:  A story of change through education for peacebuilding
  • Mari Malek visits Learning for Peace programme in South Sudan
  • International Day of Peace: DJ and model Mari Malek visits school in South Sudan
  • NEWS: Conflict drives 13 million children out of school in the Middle East and North Africa, according to a new UNICEF report
  • Syria: hundreds of thousands of children missing out on education
  • Julia Gillard: Lessons for Oslo
  • The emotional impact of protracted conflict on children: rethinking our response
  • Breaking down gender stereotypes in schools in Uganda
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Learning for Peace

The four-year Peacebuilding, Education and Advocacy Programme (2012-2015) – designed as a partnership among UNICEF, the Government of the Netherlands, the national governments of participating countries and other key partners – is an innovative, cross-sectoral programme focusing on education and peacebuilding.


Fourteen countries across East Asia and the Pacific, South Asia, the Middle East and North Africa, Eastern and Southern Africa, and West and Central Africa are currently taking part of the programme.


Learn more about PBEA




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Breaking down gender stereotypes in schools in Uganda

Breaking down gender stereotypes in schools in Uganda
27 April 2016 0

Children play first mixed game of football at Kanu Primary School, Karamoja, Uganda

Forty-something Margaret Abeku, a teacher at Kanu Primary School, claps and laughs out loud in a mix of joy and disbelief. The children at her school are playing the first mixed game of football she has ever witnessed. The game is an initiative following a gender sensitization …