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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
Through an innovative, children-led campaign delivered by the UN’s global fund for education in emergencies, Education Cannot Wait (ECW), crisis-impacted girls and boys...
30 January 2023
Education Cannot Wait High-Level Financing Conference Offers New Hope for World’s Most Vulnerable Children
Leaders across the globe will come together at the Education Cannot Wait High-Level Financing Conference on 16-17 February in Geneva, Switzerland to make...
25 January 2023
Education Cannot Wait Announces US$1.5 Million Grant to Slow the Spread of Cholera in Schools in Syria, ECW Funding in Syria Totals US$50 Million
There are more than 2.4 million children out of school in Syria. Conflict, COVID-19, the climate crisis and now new outbreaks of cholera...
22 December 2022
Education Cannot Wait Extends Multi-Year Resilience Programme in Central African Republic with US$40 Million Catalytic Grant, Total ECW Funding Tops US$67 Million
Education Cannot Wait (ECW) announced today US$40 million in additional funding to extend its Multi-Year Resilience Programme in the Central Africa Republic. The...
22 December 2022
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