Education

Only 1% of aid funding is spent on pre-primary education despite its recognised importance

A new report by charity TheirWorld has revealed that pre-primary education receives only 1% of aid funding. Research consistently proves...

“It is time to make refugee girls’ education a priority” says UNHCR

A new report by UNHCR titled ‘Her Turn’ reveals that refugee girls are half as likely to enrol in secondary school as their...

Child marriage has fallen by 15% in the last decade

UNICEF has announced that the number of child marriages has declined significantly with 25 million being prevented in the last decade....

It’s World Book Day, but millions of children worldwide still cannot read

Today, 1st March 2018, marks World Book Day in the United Kingdom; however 250 million children worldwide are failing to acquire basic...

Canada doubles its contribution to the Global Partnership for Education

The Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, announced at the World Economic Forum this week that the country will now provide $180...

Interview with Johanes Koku Nyagblordzro, Executive Chairman of CADeP

How is the Center for Africa Development and Progress involved in humanitarian and development sectors?  The Center for Africa...

[Infographic] Humanitarian Response and Donor Funding in Myanmar

An estimated $150 million is required to meet the needs of half a million people in Myanmar throughout the year, as identified by the...

[infographic] Infrastructure Resilience: Education in sub-Saharan Africa

The recent Aid & International Development Forum (AIDF) infographic provides a snapshot of the current state of education in sub-Saharan...