Find out innovative ideas and projects that are transforming vulnerable communities into forces of societal change through education.
Accelerating Innovation in Refugee Education
Conflict and war have triggered widespread dislocation of people on a scale not seen since the end of the Second World War. For many of them, education is the only hope to rebuild futures and pursue productive, meaningful lives. However, the growing complexity of emergencies means that conventional approaches to education may no longer be adequate. Refugee children and youth are in urgent need of learning opportunities that are easily accessible, relevant to the real world and designed for scalability and long-term impact.
In this Special Focus, find out what experts have to say and innovative projects that are transforming vulnerable communities into forces of societal change through education.
Innovating Higher Education for Refugee Learners
Ms Ashley Haywood
Kiziba Refugee Campus Director, Kepler
Refugee Girls Need Our Attention — Not Just on World Refugee Day, But Every Day
Ms Farah Mohamed
Chief Executive Officer, Malala Fund
Refugee Children Empowered by Technology to Learn
Ms Rebecca Leege
All Children Reading Project Director, World Vision
Making Early Education a Priority for Refugee Children
Ms Sherrie Rollins Westin
Executive Vice President, Global Impact and Philanthropy, Sesame Workshop