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 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…
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…