The webcast on the situation of education in Syria, especially in Dara’a, Idlib and Aleppo features a review of the literature carried out by RTI for USAID in late 2016. The content and discussion focus on a couple of important issues: The status of key inputs that make an education system function The education delivery systems inside Syria (how they differ in Syrian…Find out more »
Thank you for joining us at CIES Atlanta for the Education in Crisis and Conflict Reception, which ECCN hosted in partnership with the Inter-Agency Network for Education in Emergencies (INEE), the Journal on Education in Emergencies (JEiE), the CIES Education Conflict and Emergencies SIG, and the Basic Education Coalition (BEC) hosted. We hope you enjoyed the evening mingling with colleagues and the information shared.Find out more »
All EiCC Presentations at CIES - Last Updated: February 27, 2017 We enjoyed seeing you in Atlanta at the CIES Annual Conference and thank you for attending our sessions, joining us at our reception, and stopping by at our exhibit booth. Like last year, this Web page will still be updated, post-CIES, to host presentation slides and other news pertaining to CIES Education in Crisis and Conflict…Find out more »
There is widespread agreement that we cannot make fully informed decisions about the best way to invest limited resources without information about how much it costs to achieve desired impacts. Comprehensive cost data are also critical for making responsible decisions about scaling and sustaining programs within host country systems. To address the current lack of information about costs of specific components of education…Find out more »
Now available: The Summary Report of the Event.
The Urban Refugee Education Roundtable brought together diverse actors from the United Nations, non-governmental organizations, universities, donor agencies and other interested stakeholders both to critically reflect on what we know and don’t know about urban refugee education and to help shape a collaborative agenda for research, policy and practice.
This USAID ECCN-sponsored webcast introduced the findings of a recent research project by FHI 360, based on decades of education and conflict data. In addition to presenting the findings, the webcast particularly focused on the data and research methods used for the study, and facilitated a discussion on its implications for further research on education equity and conflict. Participants in this webcast learned about ways to…Find out more »
USAID ECCN hosted a webcast featuring the work of the Global Coalition to Protect Education from Attack (GCPEA). GCPEA is an inter-agency coalition of the United Nations and non-governmental organizations focused on protecting schools, universities, and their students and staff from targeted attacks during armed conflict. The webcast included an introduction to the issue of attacks on education and presented guidance for protecting education…Find out more »
USAID ECCN, in partnership with the Inter-Agency Accelerated Education Working Group (AEWG), hosted a webcast on June 9, offering a first preview of the AEWG’s Accelerated Education pocket guide, which features 10 key principles of Accelerated Education. Presenters covered the development, importance, and potential application of the Accelerated Education pocket guide and an overview of the 10 principles to guide development and implementation of…Find out more »
Nina Weisenhorn, USAID Senior Education Advisor, addresses USAID's new Education Strategy. USAID ECCN hosted a reception on March 8, at CIES to share what the network had accomplished in its first year, where it is heading now, and how interested individuals and organizations can get involved. Nina Weisenhorn, USAID Senior Advisor on Education in Crisis and Conflict delivered the opening remarks in which she addressed USAID's new…Find out more »