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Education Cannot Wait Announces US$5 Million Grant in Response to Drought in Ethiopia: Total ECW Funding $60 Million
In response to a devastating drought that has impacted 1.6 million children, taken lives and pushed millions into hunger, Education Cannot Wait (ECW)...
22 December 2022
The worst drought in 40 years is putting millions of children at risk in Kenya. To respond to the crisis, Education Cannot Wait...
20 December 2022
The Harmony Foundation awarded Education Cannot Wait – the United Nations global fund for education in emergencies – with its prestigious Mother Teresa...
15 December 2022
Sudan Crisis and Flood Response: Education Cannot Wait Announces US$2 Million First Emergency Response Grant: Total ECW Funding $23.7 Million
More than one in three children are out of school in Sudan: 7 million girls and boys denied their human right to receive...
08 December 2022
The United Kingdom Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) issued a ground-breaking Position Paper today that draws clear linkages between the climate crisis...
08 December 2022
Increasing Number of Children Pushed Out of Education in Ethiopia Due to Severe Drought, Conflict and Forced Displacement
Ethiopia is facing one of the worst humanitarian crises it has seen in decades. On a joint high-level visit to Ethiopia, Education Cannot...
07 December 2022
Education Cannot Wait Announces US$5 Million First Emergency Response Grant for Somalia Drought Response
A devastating ongoing drought in Somalia, along with renewed conflicts over scarce resources, is putting the lives and education of millions of children...
18 November 2022
Education Cannot Wait Announces US$2 Million First Emergency Response Grant in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)
Education Cannot Wait (ECW) announced today US$2 million in new funding to provide life-saving educational support for refugees and host-community children and adolescents...
28 October 2022
Education Cannot Wait and UNICEF, with Partners, Call for Substantial Increase in Funding for Crisis-Affected Children in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
The Director of Education Cannot Wait (ECW), Yasmine Sherif, and the UNICEF Representative, Grant Leaity, called on donors worldwide to provide US$45 million...
27 October 2022
Education Cannot Wait Announces US$11.8 Million Catalytic Grant for Multi-Year Resilience Programme in Haiti
Read Creole version In response to the evolving humanitarian crisis in Haiti, Education Cannot Wait (ECW) announced today a US$11.8 million Multi-Year Resilience...
03 October 2022
The LEGO Foundation, Germany and USA Announce US$42 Million in New, Additional Funding to Education Cannot Wait, Calling for US$1.5 Billion in Urgent Funding
French I German I Spanish ‘Education is our investment in human beings and the human potential. So far we have only seen a...
25 September 2022
The LEGO Foundation Announces US$25 Million in New, Additional Funding to Education Cannot Wait at Global Citizen Festival, Bringing Total Contributions to US$65 Million
‘Imagine there was a magic lever that could transform the lived experiences of the 222 million children and youth living in crisis contexts...
24 September 2022
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