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05 Dec 2018 description
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Education Above All (EAA) Foundation, speaking at the end of the 2018 Global Education Meeting (GEM) in Brussels as a member of the Steering Committee Group for SDG4, has reinforced the criticality of placing education at the centre of efforts to drive the wider SDG 2030 agenda, and joined fellow representatives in supporting the next High-Level Policy Forum's focus on concerted collective action towards inclusion, equity and the right to education for all.

03 Dec 2018 description
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Brussels – 3 December 2018: Education Above All (EAA) announces efforts to build a global consensus on recognising the academic credentials of migrant and refugee children at the 2018 Global Education Meeting.

Today, as representatives from around the world gather to discuss progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals, Education Above All have announced a global drive to develop agreements on recognising across-borders, the educational achievement of school-age children who have had to flee their homes or have chosen to migrate to another country.

16 Nov 2017 description
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Doha – At today’s World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) in Doha, hosted and attended by Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, the Chairperson of Education Above All Foundation, world leaders called for action to help young refugees and internally displaced youths. With more than 260 million children and adolescents not in school today, and only 1% of young refugees able to access higher education, the world will not achieve the Sustainable Development Goals if young people are denied quality educational opportunities.

28 Mar 2017 description
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Second International Conference on Safe Schools convened to support the protection of education during armed conflict

Buenos Aires, Argentina - March 2017

10 Mar 2017 description
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March, Doha, Qatar

Education Above All (EAA) Foundation joined world leaders from across the education and development sector at the Comparative and International Education Society (CIES) Conference, Atlanta, Georgia, to improve access to education and global education equality.

Several meetings, led by EAA’s programmes Educate A Child (EAC) and Protect Education in Insecurity and Conflict (PEIC), discussed strategies to overcome the barriers marginalised communities face in accessing quality education.

21 Feb 2017 description
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Education Above All (EAA), welcomes President Hollande’s announcement endorsing the Safe Schools Declaration, becoming the 58th country to demonstrate support

21st February

France has today become the latest country to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration (SSD), a series of common sense steps aimed at protecting students and teachers from attack in areas affected by war and conflict.

31 Oct 2016 description
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This is the second Educate A Child (EAC) Occasional Paper. The purpose of our occasional papers series is to recognize and bring topics pertinent to out of school children (OOSC) to the fore for discussion and further elaboration.

31 Mar 2016 description
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Many of the Educate A Child (EAC) partnerships implement accelerated education programs. This paper is a basic survey of several selected partner projects designed to situate EAC's work within a broader context. Findings indicate that partners approach accelerated education in very different ways, responding to local contexts in order to serve OOSC needs. Further research is needed to explore the various successes and lessons learned from EAC support to accelerated education.

30 Sep 2015 description

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

In 2013, the International Rescue Committee (IRC) implemented the “Educate First: Improving Access to Schools through Community Reconstruction and Savings” project in western Côte d’Ivoire to address the demand and supply barriers to primary education in areas that suffered from post-election violence in 2011. The Educate First project consists of three different programs, each separately managed:

30 Sep 2015 description
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In 2013, the International Rescue Committee (IRC) implemented the “Educate First: Improving Access to Schools through Community Reconstruction and Savings” project in western Côte d’Ivoire to address the demand and supply barriers to primary education in areas that suffered from post-election violence in 2011. The Educate First project consists of three different programs, each separately managed: