A vocational programme funded by the German government teaches skills such as cooking, woodworking and mechanics to refugees and their hosts in Ethiopia.
A UN-funded school building gives 500 children in a village north of Kabul, Afghanistan a better chance at finishing their education.
Classes are overcrowded and there are not enough textbooks, but Koat Reath, a dedicated refugee teacher, will do anything to improve his pupils’ lives.
Only three per cent of refugees have access to higher education, according to UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency. In its “ released this week, UNHCR is calling.
A once deserted school in southern Lebanon has been transformed into a joyful summer sanctuary for underprivileged Syrian refugee children.
UNHCR’s ‘holistic’ integration project helps refugees find jobs, education, homes and help towards naturalization.
Gothier and Prince-Bonheur grew up together but conflict separated them. While Gothier was able to resume his studies, Prince remains in exile.
Three UN agencies are calling on European States to increase resources and support for their school systems to ensure refugee children can access and stay in quality education.
Most Rohingya children have no access to education at all, but are prepared to overcome almost any obstacle for any opportunity to learn.