News

Remote, but not forgotten: UNICEF & EAC launch education campaign in Kenya

News

October 06, 2015
NAIROBI, 5 October 2015 – UNICEF and Educate A Child (EAC) have launched a project to accelerate access to education for children in the most remote areas of Kenya. Operation Come-To-School seeks to reach 300,000 children by 2018.
EAC Previews Photography Book to Highlight Plight of Out of School Children

News

October 05, 2015
In a brief ceremony held at United Nations Headquarters in New York, Education Above All Foundation (EAA) previewed the book ‘Challenges & Reality’, a new collection of images from photojournalist Maher Attar.
School of Wisdom and Knowledge

Story

Tulsi Khetaji Meghwal, daughter of a roadside vegetable vendor in Ahmedabad, India, has just passed her board exams with distinction and is off to study engineering at college.
Bridging the education gaps for Palestinian refugee children of Syria

Story

In its fifth year, the Syrian conflict has devastated the lives and livelihoods of millions of Syrians. Equally shattered are the lives of the 560,000 Palestinian refugees who called Syria home.
Educate A Child and Save the Children

Story

In partnership with Educate A Child (EAC), Save the Children is implementing the Assisting Conflict-Affected Children Enroll and Stay in School (ACCESS) project in eastern Myanmar and Thailand. The project seeks to provide access to quality primary education for out of school children affected by the protracted conflict in Myanmar.
Sports making a difference to children in difficult circumstances

News

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.
Educate A Child and CARE support Partners for Learning

Story

Reaching out of school children in Haiti through solidarity, community mobilisation, and partnership.
Qatar comes together for ‘A Night for Nepal’

News

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

News

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

News

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.
HH urges international community to prioritise quality primary education for millions of Out Of School Children

News

May 19, 2015
Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser this morning gave a keynote speech at the 6th Asian Leadership Conference, seeking to forge new alliances between the education and business communities.
KOICA Signs Agreement with the Educate Above All Foundation to Support Out of School Children

News

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.
Shafallah kids donate three paintings for Educate A Child

News

May 17, 2015
Shafallah Centre for Children with Special Needs took part in a special auction, donating three of its students’ paintings.
EAC in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)

Story

For decades, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has been characterised by extreme poverty, cycles of violent conflict, and lack of socio-economic opportunities, with children and youth among those most affected.
World Education Forum in Korea

News

May 14, 2015
Education Above All Foundation (EAA) and its global programme Educate A Child (EAC) will attend the World Education Forum, taking place in Incheon in the Republic of Korea from the 19th-22nd May.

Pages

West Africa, a new way forward?

News

March 06, 2014
Burkina Faso, Niger, and Mali each have approximately 1 million out of school children (OOSC), with children from each of these countries facing many of the same barriers in accessing education, including conflict and emergencies, poverty, and socio-cultural beliefs and practices.
World Economic Forum 2014

News

January 22, 2014
Education Above All foundation held a reception for economic, NGO and multilateral leaders on the occasion of the World Economic Forum in Davos on 22 January.
Education Above All Foundation (EAA) signs agreements with government, United Nations and local partners

News

November 02, 2013
EAA signed a number of memoranda of understanding and strategic, advocacy and implementation agreements.
H.H. Sheikha Moza bint Nasser calls for collaboration and new funding to accelerate access to education

News

October 30, 2013
Educate A Child (EAC) and its partners are on track to bring more than two million out of school children into education programmes a year on from its launch, and plan to reach ten million more by the end of the 2015 school year.
Sheikha Moza visits schools in Rio's Rocinha Favela

News

September 16, 2013
Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Founder and Chairperson of the Education Above All Foundation, today visited two schools in the Rocinha district of Rio de Janeiro, which is the largest favela - or shantytown - in Brazil.
High level strategic meetings bring new agreements to address global needs of out of school children

News

April 29, 2013
Educate A Child announced today that it has recently helped UNICEF to keep in school a quarter of a million Syrian children affected by the conflict and is exploring programmes in new priority countries.
EAC gets 600,000 children into school in first six months

News

April 28, 2013
Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser will announce on Monday that her Educate A Child initiative, launched just six months ago to help give millions of children their birthright of a basic education, has already helped 600,000 receive quality schooling in some of the world’s most challenging areas.
Sheikha Moza in major education push with senior ministers

News

April 20, 2013
Her Highnesss Sheikha Moza bint Nasser met with finance and education ministers from eight countries in a major push to break down barriers and accelerate progress towards global education targets.
Sheikha Moza takes message of hope for 10 million children to New York

News

May 16, 2012
In New York on Thursday some of the city's best known philanthropists gathered to meet Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser UNESCO's Special Envoy for Education.

Pages