Iraq + 1 more

Iraq: 3RP Monthly Update - September 2017: Education

News and Press Release
Originally published
View original



  • 83,000 refugee children are aged 3-17 years as of August 2017.

  • 58,288 (70%) refugee children enrolled in formal and non-formal education programs.

  • 24,712 (30%) children have no access to any form of education


Access: During 2016-2017 academic year 116 Syrian refugees and asylum seekers received DAFI tertiary education scholarship. By December 2017, another 104 young Syrian refugees and asylum seekers will benefit from DAFI scholarship, to make the total number of scholarships provided 220. in september 6,413 children (5-17 years, g/b) accessed to non-formal education programs conducted during the school hollidays.

Qulaity: Education partners will provide monthly incentives to the teachers and non teaching staff for 2017/18 accademic year in Syrian refugee schools in Sulaymaniyah, Duhok, and Erbil governorates. also during the month 74 teachers were trained on Pedagogy.

System Strengthening: 121 members of PTA trained on school based managment.
MoE-KRG have decieded to integrate refguees children into public school in out of camp response.