HH Sheikha Moza witnesses the signing of two MoUs for her initiative Education Above All

News

October 22, 2014
Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Education Above All (EAA), today witnessed the signing of two Memorandums of Understanding between EAA and two Turkish development and humanitarian agencies.
HH Sheikha Moza urges political leaders to complete primary education goal

News

September 25, 2014
New York, USA, September 24 – Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser addressed Heads of State, Government and notable dignitaries at the Global Education First Initiative (GEFI) high-level event, emphasising that basic education is not only the responsibility of governments but a universal responsibility.
HH Sheikha Moza urges new alliances in push to achieve MDG2

News

September 24, 2014
Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser spoke in New York at the 2015 Education Countdown.
Maintaining focus at the 69th UN General Assembly

News

September 17, 2014
Maintaining focus on the unfinished agenda—Her Highness Sheika Moza bint Nasser contributes to meetings surrounding the 69th UN General Assembly.
EAC Brochure September 2014

Brochure

September 15, 2014
The unfinished agenda. Keeping our promises to Out Of School Children
Become a Partner

The power of partnership is critical to our operational framework. We recognize that there are many organizations that are already very active in working to get, and keep children in quality primary education programs, and that have extensive knowledge about the challenges that out of school children face.  EAC seeks partners to support the acceleration the identification, enrollment and completion of a quality primary education for a significant number of out of school children.

If your organization shares EAC’s vision of a world where every individual has the opportunity to learn through a quality primary education, and is interested in becoming an EAC partner, please visit the ‘Become A Partner’ section of our website to discover more about EAC partnership types and criteria.  Guidelines on submitting an Expression of Interest for partnership can also be found in this section.

Priority Countries

 

Based on international statistics, EAC has identified a number of priority countries where it supports partners’ efforts.

EAC is open to working with partners in these countries towards the enrollment of many more children, into quality education programmes.

 

 

 

 

Challenges and Reality

Interview

A new book of photography by Maher Attar highlights the struggle for education across four continents .
‘Build A Future’

Monthly Feature

In partnership with Educate A Child (EAC), Save the Children is implementing the Build a Future project in Côte d’Ivoire. Build a Future seeks to strengthen the capacity of communities that have been affected by over a decade of conflict to provide quality primary education for their children.
Educate Girls

Monthly Feature

The number of out-of-school children in India without access to primary education is estimated at almost 1.7 million, and poverty is identified as a fundamental challenge to enrolment. However, gender discrimination is a significant contributor to the growing number of out-of-school children. To many poor families, educating a girl means losing her as an income provider for the family.
Supporting education in Iran

Monthly Feature

Conflict and instability in Iraq and Afghanistan over the past 30 years have forced a substantial number of refugees to flee to the Islamic Republic of Iran, with the country currently hosting more than 882,000 refugees.
Primary Education for All Ages

Monthly Feature

There are over two million out-ofschool children in Ethiopia. A lack of infrastructure, early childhood marriage, child labour and, in some cases, a general distrust of formal education are all barriers that prevent children from going to school.

Disclaimer: The graphic presentation of boundaries used by EAA/EAC in this map is consistent with those produced by the UN Cartographic Section. This map is provided to facilitate the general location of supported projects. EAA/EAC does not have an official position regarding boundaries of or disputed boundaries between countries.

Meet our partners

EAC works with a diverse set of partners to accelerate the identification, enrolment and completion of primary education for a significant number of out of school children.