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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Learners Celebrate Education for All week with Technology in Education
Mariental, Namibia, 16 July 2014 – Under the African sun, in between the winter winds, the 1,200 children of Sonop Primary School in in Hardap Region, Southern Namibia, situated roughly 300 kilometres from Windhoek, the capital city, are eagerly awaiting the festivities to celebrate their rural school joining the technological…
New York, July 14, 2014 – Attacks on teachers and other educators are a disturbingly common tactic of war and a serious threat to education, the Global Coalition to Protect Education from Attack (GCPEA) said in a new study released today, Protecting Education Personnel from Targeted Attack in Conflict-Affected Countries. The report describes how teachers have been targeted around the…