Education for All Blog
Children with disabilities are the most marginalized, excluded and forgotten-about group when it comes to education and life opportunity. The new #CostingEquity report shows that the path to realizing the right to inclusive education for children and ensuring a system-wide reform is clear.
The education of 116,000 Haitian children between 6 to 14 years old has been disrupted by Hurricane Matthew, and this number may rise up to 300,000. Going to school, seeing their teachers and friends, getting a school meal is a daily routine for children, indespensable to ensuring children maintain a sense of normalcy.
Watch a video on how Zambia has reintroduced the local language Luvale in its primary schools. A recent review of how the program has been implemented in 40 schools shows a significant increase in test scores in literacy and numeracy as compared to two years prior
October 17 is the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. We believe that ensuring quality education for all is not only central to the achievement of all of the Global Goals but in particular the goal to end extreme poverty. Two recent reports provide data that illustrates this link.
Graph of the week. 12 GPE partner countries in this graph have shown impressive progress in getting more girls to complete their primary education, and this progress was even more pronounced after they joined GPE. We support partner developing countries in addressing the barriers to girls’ education during the planning and implementation of their education strategies.