Sports making a difference to children in difficult circumstances

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June 23, 2015
In the year 2000 the world’s governments made a promise to provide primary education for all children. Despite this promise and the hard work of many organisations and governments, there remain 58M children who are out of school.
Qatar comes together for ‘A Night for Nepal’

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June 02, 2015
A Charity Dinner and Auction on June 4th to support Nepal’s children.
UNESCO issues Incheon Declaration in support of new Education Sustainable Development Goals

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June 01, 2015
From 19 – 21 May, 2015 three members of the EAC team along with several of their Education Above All colleagues participated in the World Education Forum (WEF) in Incheon, Republic of Korea.
World Education Forum adopts Incheon declaration

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May 23, 2015
Over 130 Education Ministers and more than 1500 participants have now adopted the Incheon Declaration "Education 2030: Towards inclusive and equitable quality education and lifelong learning for all" that will mobilise all countries and partners to implement the new sustainable development goal (SDG) on education.
KOICA Signs Agreement with the Educate Above All Foundation to Support Out of School Children

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May 19, 2015
Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) has today signed an agreement with the Education Above All Foundation (EAA) in Seoul, Republic of Korea.
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.

 

 

 

 

Teaching and protecting refugee children in Rwanda

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Since 2012, Educate A Child (EAC) has been in partnership with the UN refugee agency (UNHCR) in 12 countries across the world to provide over 270,000 refugee children with access to quality primary education. Rwanda is one of these countries.
Reaching marginalised children in Cambodia

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In partnership with EAC, Aide et Action International (AEA) is leading a consortium of 17 national and international organisations to provide education to 57,372 out-of-school children in all 25 provinces of Cambodia by the end of 2017. The EAC project seeks to reach the most marginalised children, including children with disabilities, to ensure that they receive a quality primary education.
Qatar Airways Supports Educate A Child

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Qatar Airways proudly supports the globally focused Educate A Child programme launched in November 2012 by Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, and recently made a donation of QAR2.4 million to help EAC’s worldwide agenda.
Changing minds about education in Kenya

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More than 1 million children lack access to primary-level education in Kenya. The barriers to education for these out-of-school children are interconnected – conflict, poverty, gender-related cultural practices, and child marriage – and often create a self-perpetuating loop.
Invest in Sudan’s future generations

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Sudan is the point where Africa meets the Middle East: a country with a rich cultural heritage and enormous potential for development. Any nation aspiring toward peace and prosperity must invest in its human resources, first of all its children; and Sudan is no exception.
Educate A Child invites you to make a donation

On average EAC invests US $100 to enable a child to fulfill its right to a quality primary education.

  • 2012/2013: EAC enrolled over 500,000 Out Of School Children and partners committed to enrol 1.5 Million.
  • 2013/2014: EAC enrolled over 533,000 additional Out Of School Children and enrolment commitments increased to 2 Million.
  • 2014/2015: To date over 1.7 Million are enrolled and EAC partners have committed to enrol more than 5 Million Out Of School Children.
  • 41 projects in 38 countries.

Your support in helping Educate A Child achieve its goal to reach 10 million Out Of School Children by the end of the 2015/16 academic year will make a big difference.

 

 

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.