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.
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This story is an excerpt from the February 2015 edition of The PBEA Post, the Peacebuilding, Education and Advocacy Regional Update for Eastern and Southern Africa. For the full update, visit UNICEF’s Eastern and Southern Africa regional office Media Centre.
Schools as Zones of Peace in Somalia
One of the key objectives of all PBEA interventions in Somalia is to…
This blog was originally posted in the FHI360 degrees° blog.
Unequal educational opportunity often lies at the heart of deep inequities in economic productivity, social well-being and participation in democratic institutions. Key livelihood statistics show that across the globe, individuals with lower levels of education are more likely to earn less, have poorer health outcomes and are less likely to…