Every day across the globe, millions of children don't go to school. It's not because they're sick or their school is closed for a teacher training day, but because conflict, natural disasters and cultural issues such as discrimination prevent them from doing so.

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Schools in Turkey

Schools in Turkey

The aim of Theirworld's pilot projects in Turkey are to identify cost-effective interventions to get around the economic, cultural and language barriers that prevent Syrian refugees from getting an education.
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Child marriage-free zone

Child marriage-free zone

By 2016 this project directly benefitted over 900 girls and women in Pakistan alone. The project empowered youth groups to campaign against child marriages, training marriage registrars on the issue and creating an online resource for information on the issue.

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Education in emergencies

Find out why education is vital to millions of children affected by humanitarian emergencies across the world.