Resilience and Hope – The Children of South Sudan
Education for All in Sri Lanka: Striving for “a big win for everyone” Education for All in Sri Lanka: Striving for “a big win for everyone”
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
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  • Resilience and Hope – The Children of South Sudan
  • Education for All in Sri Lanka: Striving for “a big win for everyone”
  • 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
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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

Resilience and Hope – The Children of South Sudan

Resilience and Hope – The Children of South Sudan
15 December 2014 0
One year since fighting broke out in South Sudan, UNICEF looks back at the some of the inspiring and resilient children involved in the Learning for Peace programme. Click on the images below to see them enlarged. Coney, 15 years I saw many people leaving the country because of the conflict and so many others were killed. If I had…

Youth Strive to Build Peace in South Sudan

Youth Strive to Build Peace in South Sudan
11 December 2014 0
December 15 marks one year since fighting broke out in South Sudan. Nicola Simmonds, UNICEF Campaign and Advocacy Specialist in Eastern and Southern Africa, visited South Sudan earlier this year and spoke with youth about life in the UN camp, building peace, and their hopes for the future. JUBA, South Sudan, July 2014 – As we make our descent into…