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"If I could go to school..."

The recruitment of girls into armed groups in DRC must be considered in the context of circumstances which prevail in most conflict situations - widespread poverty; lack of access to education and employment; and failure of the rule of law. Amidst...Read more

Literacy in the World

Infographic about the status of literacy in the world created by UNESCO.Read more

Open MIT Courseware

Unlocking Knowledge MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) is a web-based publication of virtually all MIT course content. OCW is open and available to the world and is a permanent MIT activity. Empowering Minds Through OCW, educators improve courses and...Read more

The Conflict Resolution Education Connection

The Conflict Resolution Education Connection People around the globe have started embracing conflict resolution as a key component of a quality education. We invite you to use this site to explore some of the wide array of available materials that...Read more

Linda Cliatt-Wayman: How to fix a broken school? Lead fearlessly, love hard

On Linda Cliatt-Wayman’s first day as principal at a failing high school in North Philadelphia, she was determined to lay down the law. But she soon realized the job was more complex than she thought. With palpable passion, she shares the three...Read more

What is Culture?

This video illustrates a conversation that took place on the U.S. State Department's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs' social media sites...Read more

Policy Brief: Mobile Learning for Quality Education and Social Inclusion

Mobile learning is part of a new learning landscape created by the availability of technologies supporting flexible, accessible, personalized education. Learners’ everyday uses of mobile phones and other devices such as games consoles, which can...Read more

The Use of Electronic Media in Open Learning and Distance Education

In French, a statistical overview of teaching and learning methods and materials, ICT, acquisition of teaching and learning materials, geographical representation, organization of institutions. UNESCO, September 1998, My Von Euler et David BergRead more

Climate change: Earth's giant game of Tetris

There's a game of Tetris happening on a global scale: The playing space is planet Earth, and all those pesky, stacking blocks represent carbon dioxide -- a greenhouse gas that is piling up ever more rapidly as we burn the fossil fuels that run...Read more

UN Day of Sustainable Peace

Each year the International Day of Peace is observed around the world on 21 September. The General Assembly has declared this as a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples.Read more

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