Education

Best start to education for thousands of preschool children in Za’atari and Azraq refugee camps

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They are the same as children all over the world,” says the Kindergarten teacher. “They need to be prepared for school....

“11”: Four decade-old songs renewed in album from children in Syria and the Middle East

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Elias Rahbani Studio - Beirut, Lebanon. Elias Rahbani songs workshop. 50 children in two groups...

75 per cent of children with disabilities in Eastern and Central Europe and Central Asia left out of inclusive, quality education

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A girl at the TUMO Centre for Creative Technologies. Over 7000 children between 12 to 18 attend workshops and activities at...

Dominican Republic to Scale Up Efforts in Improving Learning

The World Bank approved an additional financing of US$100 million to help the government improve the quality of education and learning in the Dominican Republic.

On their epic journeys, migratory birds connect nations and inspire people, UN says on World Day

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Sanderlings, the small wading birds pictured here, are long-distance migrants, wintering...

UNESCO supports world leaders in galvanizing coordinated action for girls’ education

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UNESCO Director General Audrey Azoulay, along with world leaders, notably French...

Investing in Social Services and Early Childhood Development in FYR Macedonia

The World Bank Board of Executive Directors, on September 13, approved a USD 33.4 million loan to help advance the social protection and early childhood education and care (ECEC) systems in FYR Macedonia. The Social Services Improvement Project will...

More effort needed to improve equity in education

Social background remains the main factor impacting participation in education and learning, and on economic and social outcomes, according to a new OECD report.