#Access to Education

  • Article: #HijabisFightBack: In Brussels, Thousands Protest Belgium’s College Headscarf Ban

    #HijabisFightBack: In Brussels, Thousands Protest Belgium’s College Headscarf Ban

    By Sarah El Gharib|July 9, 2020

    Protestors are taking to the streets to voice their opposition to the decision. Read more

  • Article: Nigerian Choreographer Seyi Oluyole Is Using Dance to Help Children Stay in School

    Nigerian Choreographer Seyi Oluyole Is Using Dance to Help Children Stay in School

    By Akindare Okunola|June 27, 2020

    Dreamcatchers Academy founder Oluyole and her dancers just joined Global Goal: Unite for Our Future. Read more

  • Article: Malala Filled With ‘Joy’ as She Finishes Degree at Oxford University

    Malala Filled With ‘Joy’ as She Finishes Degree at Oxford University

    By Helen Lock|June 19, 2020

    The Nobel Peace Prize winner says her plans now involve “Netflix, reading, and sleep”. Read more

  • Article: COVID-19 Threatens Kenya’s Goal to End Female Genital Mutilation by 2022

    COVID-19 Threatens Kenya’s Goal to End Female Genital Mutilation by 2022

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 18, 2020

    School closures have reportedly led to “mass cuttings” involving hundreds of girls. Read more

  • Article: Lack of Access to Technology Threatens to Increase Education Inequality Worldwide

    Lack of Access to Technology Threatens to Increase Education Inequality Worldwide

    By Brandon Wiggins|June 15, 2020

    COVID-19 has forced more than 1 billion children out of school. Read more

  • Article: COVID-19 Threatens to Push 33 Million Children in Africa Into Poverty, Warns Save the Children

    COVID-19 Threatens to Push 33 Million Children in Africa Into Poverty, Warns Save the Children

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 15, 2020

    More than 200 million children are already out of school, and facing rising hunger and violence. Read more

  • Article: African Artists, Academics, and Activists Pen Powerful Open Letter Addressing Racism in the US

    African Artists, Academics, and Activists Pen Powerful Open Letter Addressing Racism in the US

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 10, 2020

    “America has broken our hearts. We cannot remain silent.” Read more

  • Article: 4 Critical Humanitarian Issues That African Countries Should Not Forget as They Fight COVID-19

    4 Critical Humanitarian Issues That African Countries Should Not Forget as They Fight COVID-19

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 20, 2020

    The pandemic exists alongside issues like hunger, child marriage, and extreme poverty. Read more