Counting Sheep in Afghanistan: Teaching video skills in a remote village in Bamyan province
Podcast #98 – Day of the Girl 2014 – Empowering adolescent girls: Ending the cycle of violence
New documentary highlights daily commitment of teachers around the world
Capoeira brings leisure and peace-building for refugees in northern DR Congo
Youth Strive to Build Peace in South Sudan
Podcast #97 – Twenty years of Back-to-School campaign: a better future for children living in emergencies
Podcast #96 – Power to young advocates
Alan Smith: Attacks on UN schools in Gaza clearly breach international law Alan Smith: Attacks on UN schools in Gaza clearly breach international law Alan Smith: Attacks on UN schools in Gaza clearly breach international law Alan Smith: Attacks on UN schools in Gaza clearly breach international law
Liberia’s National Volunteers Empower Youth as Agents of Change Liberia’s National Volunteers Empower Youth as Agents of Change Liberia’s National Volunteers Empower Youth as Agents of Change
Adolescent theatre builds peace in Sierra Leone Adolescent theatre builds peace in Sierra Leone
Podcast #95 – More funding needed to keep the promise of education
In Nigeria, bringing the message of education for all
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  • Counting Sheep in Afghanistan: Teaching video skills in a remote village in Bamyan province
  • Podcast #98 – Day of the Girl 2014 – Empowering adolescent girls: Ending the cycle of violence
  • New documentary highlights daily commitment of teachers around the world
  • Capoeira brings leisure and peace-building for refugees in northern DR Congo
  • Youth Strive to Build Peace in South Sudan
  • Podcast #97 – Twenty years of Back-to-School campaign: a better future for children living in emergencies
  • Podcast #96 – Power to young advocates
  • Alan Smith: Attacks on UN schools in Gaza clearly breach international law
  • Liberia’s National Volunteers Empower Youth as Agents of Change
  • Adolescent theatre builds peace in Sierra Leone
  • Podcast #95 – More funding needed to keep the promise of education
  • In Nigeria, bringing the message of education for all
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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




In Focus

In northern Nigeria, a little cash goes a long way towards getting girls to school

In northern Nigeria, a little cash goes a long way towards getting girls to school
29 October 2014 0
This story was originally posted on the UNICEF.org website. Tens of thousands of girls in north-western Nigeria will benefit from a cash transfer programme aimed at helping cover the costs of sending them to school. The newly launched UNICEF initiative is funded by the UK Department for International Development. WURNO, Nigeria, 24 October 2014 – Since their father died a…

Educating Girls in Afghanistan

Educating Girls in Afghanistan
29 October 2014 0
This post originally appeared on Generation@25 and the UNICEF Connect blog. 25 years ago, the international Convention on the Rights of the Child made education a basic human right for children everywhere, even those living in the midst of conflict, poverty and oppression. I look back over my country’s history and I see the gains that have been made and…