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.
November 02, 2013
EAA signed a number of memoranda of understanding and strategic, advocacy and implementation agreements.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.