#Education

  • Article: 280,000 Venezuelans Have Sought Refugee Status in Peru. This UNHCR Worker Is on the Front Lines.

    280,000 Venezuelans Have Sought Refugee Status in Peru. This UNHCR Worker Is on the Front Lines.

    By Erica Sanchez|Sept. 17, 2019

    Peru is the first destination country for asylum seekers from Venezuela. Read more

  • Article: Millions of Children in Emergencies Are Denied an Education. But That Can Change.
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    Millions of Children in Emergencies Are Denied an Education. But That Can Change.

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 17, 2019

    The consequences of so many kids missing out on school go far beyond lost geography terms. Read more

  • Article: London Mayor Sadiq Khan Has Written to Every Headteacher Backing LGBTQ+ Education

    London Mayor Sadiq Khan Has Written to Every Headteacher Backing LGBTQ+ Education

    By Helen Lock|Sept. 13, 2019

    “Young people should be able to learn about healthy relationships of all kinds." Read more

  • Article: An Indigenous 12-Year-Old Just Addressed the UN on Australia's Detention Laws and Education System

    An Indigenous 12-Year-Old Just Addressed the UN on Australia's Detention Laws and Education System

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 11, 2019

    Hoosan is one of the youngest people to ever address the UN. Read more

  • Article: 3,758 Backpacks Were Placed in Front of the UN to Call for the Protection of Children in Conflict

    3,758 Backpacks Were Placed in Front of the UN to Call for the Protection of Children in Conflict

    By Erica SanchezLeah Rodriguez  and  Pia Gralki|Sept. 9, 2019

    UNICEF strategically placed the installation at the UN ahead of the General Assembly. Read more

  • Article: South African Global Citizens Donate 2,600 Books to Help Promote a Culture of Reading
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    South African Global Citizens Donate 2,600 Books to Help Promote a Culture of Reading

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Sept. 9, 2019

    Global Citizen marked International Literacy Day with a celebration of kids' access to education. Read more

  • Article: Oprah Winfrey Is Looking for African Women Who Are Passionate About Public Service

    Oprah Winfrey Is Looking for African Women Who Are Passionate About Public Service

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Sept. 9, 2019

    The Oprah Winfrey Foundation is offering fully funded scholarships to study at New York University Read more

  • Article: This Woman Is Building a Safe Space for South Sudanese Refugees in Ethiopia

    This Woman Is Building a Safe Space for South Sudanese Refugees in Ethiopia

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 3, 2019

    In the Thon Met village, families are given the tools and resources they need to rebuild. Read more