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Measuring school-based security interventions to protect from external threats of conflict and violence: A mapping of measurement frameworks and tools
This mapping of measurement frameworks and tools, and accompanying policy brief, applied to four types of school-based security activities and an examination of how they relate to measurement frameworks and tools used for access to education, and psychosocial wellbeing of learners.
New Dangers to Girls’ Education in Northern Nigeria
This blog, part of the Committing to Change: Girls' EiE from Charlevoix to COVID-19, highlights the impacts of insecurity and violence against schoolgirls in Nigeria, and provides recommendations for the Nigerian government to ensure that girls continue to have access to safe schooling and quality education.
Les syndicats de l’éducation défendent et promeuvent les libertés académiques dans le monde !
Au niveau mondial, les libertés académiques sont en piteux état, si l’on en croit les participant·e·s à la récente Conférence internationale sur l’enseignement post-secondaire, supérieur et la recherche (IFHERC).
Attacks on Higher Education: A Discussion Hosted by the Institute of International Education (IIE) and the Global Coalition to Protect Education From Attack (GCPEA)
The first webinar in the Institute of International Education-Scholar Rescue Fund (IIE-SRF) Dialogues series will focus on the topic: "Attacks on Higher Education: A Discussion Hosted by IIE and GCPEA."
Toolkit for Collecting and Analyzing Data on Attacks on Education
This toolkit enables partners to build or strengthen monitoring systems; collect robust data and analyze and report on the impacts of attacks; harmonize definitions; and develop more effective attack prevention and mitigation plans.
Move girls’ education out of the line of fire!
Education can uplift communities and help build just, equal, inclusive and peaceful societies. Yet over 130 million girls worldwide were out of school before the pandemic, and 11 million girls may not return to school this year due to the health crisis, putting them at risk of adolescent pregnancy, early and forced marriage, and violence.
Cameroun : UNICEF alarmé par la flambée des attaques contre les écoles
UNICEF appelle toutes les parties à protéger tous les enfants, à l'école ou dans leurs communautés, et à respecter les principes de la Déclaration sur la Sécurité dans les Ecoles, qui appelle à mettre fin aux attaques contre les écoles, les établissements d'enseignement et le personnel.
At Least 6 Children Killed in Attack on School in Cameroon
Gunmen killed at least six children and badly wounded about eight others when they opened fire in a school in the city of Kumba in Cameroon’s Southwest region on Saturday, officials told Reuters.
Deadly Explosion Hits Kabul Tutoring Center
A deadly explosion struck a tutoring center in Kabul on Saturday, puncturing a relatively peaceful period in the Afghan capital even as violence has spiraled upward in the countryside.