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April 30, 2014 – High Level Ministerial Meeting

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April 01, 2014
EAC to host a strategic meeting to engage priority countries that do not yet have an EAC co-funded programme.
Global Education & Skills Forum: 15-17 March 2014

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March 17, 2014
Educate A Child Director, Mary Joy Pigozzi was invited to take part in a panel discussion at the recent Global Education & Skills Forum, 2014, in Dubai.
West Africa, a new way forward?

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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.
The language of learning

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On a recent trip to a remote village in the Brazilian Amazon, Her Highness engaged students, teachers, and community members in a thoughtful discussion about language.
World Economic Forum 2014

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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.
Addressing Syria

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Despite the strife and devastating impact of war on the country in all aspects, Syria continues to host one of the world’s largest urban refugee populations – more than 45,000 – of whom a considerable number of primary-aged children remain out of school.
Education Above All Foundation (EAA) signs agreements with government, United Nations and local partners

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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.
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.

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