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Education Cannot Wait Announces US$4.1 Million First Emergency Response Grant in Uganda: Total ECW Funding in Uganda Tops US$76 Million
Education Cannot Wait (ECW) announced today a rapid US$4.1 million grant in response to Uganda’s evolving and escalating influx of refugees. ECW’s total...
18 May 2023
Sudan Refugee Regional Crisis Response: Education Cannot Wait Announces US$3 Million Grant During High-Level Mission to Chad, Total Funding Tops US$41 Million
Following Education Cannot Wait's high-level field mission with UNHCR to the border regions of Chad with Sudan where 60,000 refugees have arrived recently...
15 May 2023
The acclaimed international journalist Folly Bah Thibault today accepted her appointment as a Global Champion for Education Cannot Wait (ECW), the United Nations...
25 April 2023
Education Cannot Wait to Extend Multi-Year Resilience Programme in Colombia: Total Funding Tops US$28 Million
Education Cannot Wait (ECW) Executive Director Yasmine Sherif announced today that ECW intends to continue to expand its investments in Colombia. ECW’s support...
29 March 2023
Education Cannot Wait Renews Multi-Year Resilience Programme in Uganda with US$25 Million in Catalytic Funding Investment; Calls on Donors to Scale-Up Support
In response to Africa’s largest refugee crisis, Education Cannot Wait (ECW) today announced US$25 million in catalytic funding to expand the Fund’s Multi-Year...
15 March 2023
Education Cannot Wait Announces US$2 Million First Emergency Response Grant in Chad: Total ECW Funding Tops US$38 Million
Education Cannot Wait (ECW) announced today a new fast-acting US$2 million First Emergency Response Grant that will reach 47,000 girls and boys impacted...
13 March 2023
On International Women’s Day, Education Cannot Wait Announces US$1.35 Million Investment to Advance Gender Equality in Education in Emergencies & Protracted Crises
Today, on International Women’s Day, Education Cannot Wait (ECW) announced a US$1.35 million grant to advance gender equality for global education in emergencies...
08 March 2023
World Leaders Announce Over US$826 Million in Pledges to Education Cannot Wait at High-Level Financing Conference
World leaders announced over US$826 million to Education Cannot Wait (ECW) and the global challenge to support the education of 222 million girls...
17 February 2023
Syria Earthquake Response: Education Cannot Wait Announces US$7 Million First Emergency Response Grant and Calls on World Leaders to Provide Matching Contributions for Education Response
In response to the deadly earthquake in Türkiye and Syria, Education Cannot Wait (ECW) announced today a US$7 million First Emergency Response Grant...
14 February 2023
Education Cannot Wait Appoints New Global Champion Somaya Faruqi on International Day of Women and Girls in Science
In celebration of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, Education Cannot Wait (ECW) today named Somaya Faruqi as a new...
10 February 2023
In a series of high-level meetings with Seán Fleming, the Minister of State at the Department of Foreign Affairs with special responsibility for...
03 February 2023
Education Cannot Wait Announces New US$1.2 Million Investment to Enhance Education Opportunities for Children and Adolescents with Disabilities
Around the world, children and adolescents with disabilities are 49% more likely to have never attended school – this number is especially high...
02 February 2023
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