Education in Emergencies

By Voice of Teachers | Science, safety, humanity, education

As quake-prone Asia urbanises, shoddy construction raises disaster risk

More than half a million people killed, 1.4 million injured, and 80 percent of buildings damaged in Bangladesh’s three largest cities: That’s the …

Earthquakes

Schools reduced to rubble and ruins by conflict – in pictures

From Yemen to Syria, South Sudan to the Democratic Republic of the Congo, children are missing out on education as schools are destroyed by war

Africa
Syria

EGU

Teacher's Corner<p>Teacher's Guide to Earthquake Education<p>Summary<p>Summary<p>Subjects<p>Natural Hazards (NH)<br>Seismology (SM)<br>Tectonics and Structural Geology …

In South Sudan, A Struggle To Get, And Keep, Kids In Schools

When South Sudan gained independence from Sudan in 2011, hopes were high that the world's newest country could finally be free of decades of violence that had afflicted the region. Instead, a civil war broke out two years later, killing thousands and displacing more than 2 million people.<p>A peace …

Africa

What's the best way to recover from conflict? Education! #PeaceMali #EveryChildCounts https://t.co/2h6qibLFbf

2.3m people are displaced by #Yemen conflict, many of whom live in schools. @UNICEF_Yemen https://t.co/UFiBsBsief

All In School | All In School

23 January 2017 – an op-ed by Tanya Chapuisat “In Syria, I only saw numbers in my mathematics book. Now, my tent is number 19, my camp is number 007 …

Education

What does school mean in countries hit by conflicts and disasters?

What does school mean to you? We put that question to children in countries impacted by conflict and natural disasters.<p>Young people in Gaza, Central …

Natural Disasters