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 joint press release was originally posted by the UNICEF Press Centre.
NEW YORK/GENEVA, 31 March 2015 – UNICEF and the UN Refugee Agency UNHCR today announced the launch of a new Amplify challenge – a call for ideas and innovations that could improve the delivery and quality of education for children and adults displaced by violent conflict.
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.
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