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Education Cannot Wait Announces US$19 Million in New Covid-19 Education Response for Refugees and IDPS Across 10 Crisis-affected Countries – ECW Covid-19 Investments Approved Now Total $43.5 Million
Education Cannot Wait announced today an additional US$19 million in education in emergency response funding to the COVID-19 pandemic across 10 crisis-affected countries...
22 July 2020
Unesco, Unhcr & Education Cannot Wait Call for the Inclusion of Refugees in the Post-covid19 Education Effort
We must not leave young refugees by the wayside, urged UNESCO, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and...
13 July 2020
Widespread Attacks on Education Worldwide More Than 11,000 Attacks in Past 5 Years – Gcpea Report – Education Under Attack 2020
View original on GCPEA. More than 22,000 students, teachers, and academics were injured, killed or harmed in attacks on education during armed conflict...
09 July 2020
Four New Donor Contributions to Education Cannot Wait Announced This Week – Including at Global Citizen’s ‘global Goal: Unite for Our Future’ Concert
At today’s ‘Global Goal: Unite for our Future’ concert and summit events – presented by Global Citizen in partnership with the European Commission...
27 June 2020
Statement by the Signatories of the Pledge at the Global Refugee Forum to Make Geneva a Global Hub for Education in Emergencies
Call for action to address the threat by the COVID-19 pandemic to the education of those left furthest behind The COVID-19 pandemic is...
18 June 2020
Dutch Postcode Lottery Awards Theirworld €1.35m for Emergency Covid-19 Education on the Greek Islands
Theirworld, the global children’s education charity, has been awarded €1.35 million ($1.53 million) to fund emergency education for thousands of refugee children on...
16 June 2020
Education Cannot Wait Expands Its Education in Emergency Covid-19 Response to Include 3.9 Million Children and Youth in Cameroon
Education Cannot Wait (ECW) announces a US$1.5 million allocation to support the education in emergency response to the COVID-19 pandemic in Cameroon. The...
20 May 2020
Unesco and Education Cannot Wait Provide the Ministry of Education and Higher Education With Online Learning Material for Teachers and Students
The COVID-19 pandemic has translated into a major education crisis. In Lebanon, 1.2 million children are affected by school closures and have seen...
12 May 2020
We are delighted to announce the launch of the Overseas Development Institute’s (ODI) suite of reports on strengthening coordinated education planning and response...
11 May 2020
The LEGO Foundation today announced US$15 million in funding for Education Cannot Wait’s education in emergency response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The LEGO...
18 April 2020
United Kingdom Announces £5 Million in Additional Funding for Education Cannot Wait’s Education in Emergency Response to Covid-19
The United Kingdom, through the Department for International Development (DFID), has just announced a £5 million (approximately US$6.26 million) contribution to Education Cannot...
13 April 2020
Education Cannot Wait Appoints Varkey Foundation 2019 Global Teacher Prize Winner as ‘champion for Children in Conflicts and Crises’
Peter Tabichi, a science teacher in Kenya whose outstanding dedication to his students earned him the prestigious 2019 Global Teacher Prize is appointed...
11 April 2020
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