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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Education for Refugees in Turkey

Education for Refugees 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.
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.


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Bright and Early: How financing pre-primary education gives every child a fair start in life (June 2017)

A severe lack of investment in early years education is putting millions of children at a disadvantage before they even start school, warns a report from Theirworld.