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THE WORLD HUMANITARIAN DAY IN 2020 - CELEBRATING EXTRAORDINARY EFFORTS

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August 20, 2020
In light of the pandemic, not only do we celebrate the tireless work of doctors and nurses but also the extraordinary work of our partners who are working around the clock to ensure continuity of education and learning for the most vulnerable children.
EAA hosts 'Education and the Trying Times of COVID-19’, a high-level event at UN HLPF 2020

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July 09, 2020
The side-event highlighted strong financial commitments from ODAs, Development Banks and NGOs for out of school children.
Can the COVID double jeopardy be turned into opportunity for the most marginalised children?

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June 11, 2020
COVID-19 is double jeopardy for the hardest-to-reach out of school children.
LULU HYPERMARKET QATAR HAS CONTRIBUTED US$4 MILLION

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May 16, 2020
EDUCATE A CHILD PROGRAMME CONTINUES TO BUILD SUPPORT FOR ITS COMMITMENT TO EDUCATE MILLIONS OUT OF SCHOOL CHILDREN.
A Brighter Tomorrow: Banding Together to Beat Back COVID-19

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April 30, 2020
Although we are at the beginning of this saga and no one can be certain what toll COVID-19 will ultimately bring to bear, what must be asserted by those working to secure a more sustainable future for the world’s children, is that now, more than ever, our focus has to remain trained on that prospect.
On World Book Day Reading Brings Joy

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April 23, 2020
In Cambodia, Educate A Child (EAC), a global programme of the Education Above All Foundation (EAA), and Aide et Action (AEA) have been collaborating through the Education For All: An Integrated Approach project to enrol vulnerable OOSC into primary education and improve the quality of education across the country.
International Day of Education

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January 23, 2020
Today, EAA joins the world in marking the International Day of Education, a day proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly to honor education and its centrality to human wellbeing and sustainable development. The theme for 2020 is “Learning for people, planet, prosperity and peace.”
Educate A Child Goes to WISE 2019!

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January 06, 2020
WISE 2019 brought together a formidable array of education stakeholders, development actors, eminent personalities, teachers and students to call attention to the changing nature of the education landscape in the 21st Century and the imperatives of awareness and responsible action. Amid this beehive of activity, EAC planned a wide range of panel discussions, launched its new ZERO Strategy through a landmark plenary session and signed formal agreements to continue to reach OOSC and at-risk children worldwide.
EAA/EAC Journeys to NYC to Join in UNGA 73

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December 11, 2018
Under the rubric of “Making the United Nations Relevant to All People: Global Leadership and Shared Responsibilities for Peaceful, Equitable and Sustainable Societies”, EAA/EAC had a robust presence through the duration of UNGA 73, assembling critical stakeholders, technical experts and key partners, and taking up important issues in education head on.
Landmark Moments for Out of School Children Worldwide from Paris, to Geneva and New York

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September 25, 2018
Education Above All/Educate A Child launched the “Reaching 10 Million Out of School Children” event in New York City in April, a critical culmination of years of work and determination, and in fact part of broader awareness-raising campaign regarding the SDGs in Paris with UNESCO and the importance of quality education for refugees and IDPs with UNHCR in Geneva in the months prior.
Moving To Address Children Who Are At Risk Of Missing Out On Education

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September 20, 2018
"EAC is not going to rest on its laurels. With the help of our partners, we were able to increase education access to over 10 million out of school children. But, reaching that milestone made us more aware of the work that remains to be done. So, I’m thrilled to announce that EAC is now proactively working to prevent at-risk children from missing out on the right to education," says Dr Mary Joy Pigozzi, Executive Director, Educate A Child (EAC).
A Promise Kept: Celebrating our Collective Achievement of Securing Commitments to Enrol 10 Million OOSC

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July 17, 2018
After successfully launching the 10 Million Milestone Event at the New York Public Library, EAC organised a partners meeting by assembling the leadership and representatives from almost every member of its vast network on 28 April to assess the progress made and lessons learned.
Dr Pigozzi Participates in the Oxford Symposium in Comparative and International Education

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July 10, 2018
Educate A Child joins other invited delegates and technical experts from all over the world to consider the role of education against the backdrop of pluralism and shifting societal, cultural and economic realities at Oxford University.
Education Above All Foundation and Sherborne Qatar Support a School in Cambodia

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May 14, 2018
Sherborne Qatar School is delighted to announce that it will be working with United World Schools (UWS), a partner organisation of Education Above All (EAA)/Educate A Child (EAC), to support the Som Roung School in northeast Cambodia. At Sherborne Qatar, community service is a hallmark principle -- pupils should not only have an understanding of others but should try and do something positive to help those who do not enjoy the same privileges as them and understand the mechanics of how that help is given.
A Valuable Lesson

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A new approach to schooling in Myanmar is winning big smiles

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THE WORLD HUMANITARIAN DAY IN 2020 - CELEBRATING EXTRAORDINARY EFFORTS

News

August 20, 2020
In light of the pandemic, not only do we celebrate the tireless work of doctors and nurses but also the extraordinary work of our partners who are working around the clock to ensure continuity of education and learning for the most vulnerable children.
EAA hosts 'Education and the Trying Times of COVID-19’, a high-level event at UN HLPF 2020

News

July 09, 2020
The side-event highlighted strong financial commitments from ODAs, Development Banks and NGOs for out of school children.
Can the COVID double jeopardy be turned into opportunity for the most marginalised children?

News

June 11, 2020
COVID-19 is double jeopardy for the hardest-to-reach out of school children.
LULU HYPERMARKET QATAR HAS CONTRIBUTED US$4 MILLION

News

May 16, 2020
EDUCATE A CHILD PROGRAMME CONTINUES TO BUILD SUPPORT FOR ITS COMMITMENT TO EDUCATE MILLIONS OUT OF SCHOOL CHILDREN.
A Brighter Tomorrow: Banding Together to Beat Back COVID-19

News

April 30, 2020
Although we are at the beginning of this saga and no one can be certain what toll COVID-19 will ultimately bring to bear, what must be asserted by those working to secure a more sustainable future for the world’s children, is that now, more than ever, our focus has to remain trained on that prospect.
On World Book Day Reading Brings Joy

News

April 23, 2020
In Cambodia, Educate A Child (EAC), a global programme of the Education Above All Foundation (EAA), and Aide et Action (AEA) have been collaborating through the Education For All: An Integrated Approach project to enrol vulnerable OOSC into primary education and improve the quality of education across the country.
International Day of Education

News

January 23, 2020
Today, EAA joins the world in marking the International Day of Education, a day proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly to honor education and its centrality to human wellbeing and sustainable development. The theme for 2020 is “Learning for people, planet, prosperity and peace.”
Educate A Child Goes to WISE 2019!

News

January 06, 2020
WISE 2019 brought together a formidable array of education stakeholders, development actors, eminent personalities, teachers and students to call attention to the changing nature of the education landscape in the 21st Century and the imperatives of awareness and responsible action. Amid this beehive of activity, EAC planned a wide range of panel discussions, launched its new ZERO Strategy through a landmark plenary session and signed formal agreements to continue to reach OOSC and at-risk children worldwide.
EAA/EAC Journeys to NYC to Join in UNGA 73

News

December 11, 2018
Under the rubric of “Making the United Nations Relevant to All People: Global Leadership and Shared Responsibilities for Peaceful, Equitable and Sustainable Societies”, EAA/EAC had a robust presence through the duration of UNGA 73, assembling critical stakeholders, technical experts and key partners, and taking up important issues in education head on.
Landmark Moments for Out of School Children Worldwide from Paris, to Geneva and New York

News

September 25, 2018
Education Above All/Educate A Child launched the “Reaching 10 Million Out of School Children” event in New York City in April, a critical culmination of years of work and determination, and in fact part of broader awareness-raising campaign regarding the SDGs in Paris with UNESCO and the importance of quality education for refugees and IDPs with UNHCR in Geneva in the months prior.
Moving To Address Children Who Are At Risk Of Missing Out On Education

News

September 20, 2018
"EAC is not going to rest on its laurels. With the help of our partners, we were able to increase education access to over 10 million out of school children. But, reaching that milestone made us more aware of the work that remains to be done. So, I’m thrilled to announce that EAC is now proactively working to prevent at-risk children from missing out on the right to education," says Dr Mary Joy Pigozzi, Executive Director, Educate A Child (EAC).
A Promise Kept: Celebrating our Collective Achievement of Securing Commitments to Enrol 10 Million OOSC

News

July 17, 2018
After successfully launching the 10 Million Milestone Event at the New York Public Library, EAC organised a partners meeting by assembling the leadership and representatives from almost every member of its vast network on 28 April to assess the progress made and lessons learned.
Dr Pigozzi Participates in the Oxford Symposium in Comparative and International Education

News

July 10, 2018
Educate A Child joins other invited delegates and technical experts from all over the world to consider the role of education against the backdrop of pluralism and shifting societal, cultural and economic realities at Oxford University.
Education Above All Foundation and Sherborne Qatar Support a School in Cambodia

News

May 14, 2018
Sherborne Qatar School is delighted to announce that it will be working with United World Schools (UWS), a partner organisation of Education Above All (EAA)/Educate A Child (EAC), to support the Som Roung School in northeast Cambodia. At Sherborne Qatar, community service is a hallmark principle -- pupils should not only have an understanding of others but should try and do something positive to help those who do not enjoy the same privileges as them and understand the mechanics of how that help is given.
WORLD LEADERS CELEBRATE MAJOR MILESTONE IN EMPOWERING 10 MILLION MARGINALIZED OUT OF SCHOOL CHILDREN THROUGH QUALITY EDUCATION

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April 28, 2018
Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, UN Secretary General António Guterres and leaders from the United Nations, NGOs and global industry, including the President of the Republic of Ghana and model philanthropist Naomi Campbell, celebrate an important milestone in addressing a growing international challenge.

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A Valuable Lesson

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A new approach to schooling in Myanmar is winning big smiles
A New Lease of Life

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Helping children in North India by preparing them for formal education
A Bright New Day

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Breaking down barriers to give children in Uganda a better future
Learning for Longer

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Bringing children back to school in Ethiopia with an extended education
Going Back to School

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Giving children in South Africa a bright future by getting their education on track
Learn Everything

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Giving South Sudan’s child refugees an education in a safe space
Making Positive Change

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Helping dreams come true for children in isolated Cambodian communities
Prospects Renewed

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How education is changing lives
A Mother’s Blessing

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An education is the greatest gift that young daughters in Somalia can receive
It Takes a Village to Raise a Child

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Helping schoolchildren in rural Nepal receive an education
The Boat School - Helping children in Bangladesh sail towards an educated future

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Coping with flooding, particularly during the monsoon, is a way of life for residents in the remote district of Sunamganj.
Achieving a First in the Family - Opening up education opportunities for girls in Lao People’s Democratic Republic

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Don, a 14-year-old girl from Lamuek village in the Salavanh Province of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR), is the first member of her family to ever have the opportunity to go to school.
A Dream Come True

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By the time Srey Neang turned six, she could hardly wait to begin school. She wanted to be a teacher. But Neang, who lives in a small village in southern Cambodia, has parents who did not readily appreciate the value of education in their context.
Reaching for the Sky in Yemen

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At just 12, Zuhair, from Sudan, has already faced his share of adversity, braving violence and conflict, displacement across continents and poverty. Still, these challenges have not deterred him from reaching for the stars.
Going to School for the First Time: Educate A Child and UNICEF Somalia are Expanding Access to Education

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Ten-year-old Malyun is an enthusiastic student who loves encouraging others. But she had never seen a classroom before as the village in Somalia where she lives didn’t used to have a school.

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