Human Interest Stories

Girls in Ethiopia.
Get to know the inspiring stories of the girls and boys at the heart of ECW results!
 
ECW’s investments are reaching millions of crisis-affected girls and boys with safe, inclusive quality education. We thank our grantees across the world whose dedicated work in crisis-affected communities is empowering children and adolescents. We are particularly grateful to the girls and boys, parents, teachers and communities supported by ECW-funded programmes who have accepted to share their incredible stories of hope and perseverance. 

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Do you have a story to share on how ECW’s support is making a difference where you are? We would love to hear from you!

Please reach out at:

stories@un-ecw.org

 

Featured human stories

Ethiopia

Bringing Hope Through Education: Ali's Story

A boy with disabilities is loving learning thanks to expanded support from Save the Children, NRC and OWDA in Ethiopia delivered through the...

Ethiopia
Sadiya Goes to School

Sadiya Goes to School

Displaced and living with a physical disability, a determined and courageous girl takes her first steps to learning and the future with support...

Nigeria

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Sadiya Goes to School

Displaced and living with a physical disability, a determined and courageous girl takes her first steps to learning and the future with support...

Nyagoa’s Long Journey

In Ethiopia, an Education Cannot Wait supported programme implemented by Save the Children is providing girls with disabilities new educational opportunities.

Promoting Peace in Mali

Education Cannot Wait investments delivered by UNHCR in Mali are training teachers, reducing dropout rates and protecting vulnerable children from abuse, exploitation and...