Refugee Education

As refugees continue to pour across borders, and conflicts in the Arab region affect many others who remain within their countries, displaced young people struggle to continue their education. In this section of our publication, we focus on this important issue.

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Tonny Onyulo/9 Aug 2018

A handful of young refugees created Coburwas nearly a decade ago. Today it’s recognized as one of the top-performing schools in Uganda.

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U.S. Cuts Threaten Half a Million Palestinian Children

Marilyn Garson/25 Jul 2018

A former Mercy Corps economic director in Gaza explains how U.S. reductions in aid threaten the education of Palestinian children and the stability of the Gaza Strip.

Canadian Teachers Offer a Refugee-Education Handbook

Edward Fox/23 Jul 2018

The book suggests practical ways for teachers and school counselors to support and educate children who have experienced war, displacement and trauma.