Barriers

Newsletters, blogs and articles

BLOG: Helping Countries Improve their Data on Out-of-School Children
by UNESCO Institute for Statistics, May 2017

A quantitative approach to the risk of exclusion based on TERCE results (Sp)
Executive Summary: En  |  Sp

Summary: Understanding the processes of educational exclusion within 15 to 20 year old population in order to modify them
En  |  Sp
by UNICEF Latin America and the Caribbean Regional Office

Summary: Development of alternatives for estimating population demand on the educational system by simple age
En  |  Sp
by UNICEF Latin America and the Caribbean Regional Office

Out-of-School Children Initiative Newsletter, 24 March 2016
by UNICEF Middle East and North Africa Regional Office

REPORT – No Place for Children: The Impact of Five Years of War
by UNICEF Middle East and North Africa Regional Office, March 2016

Out-of-School Children Initiative Newsletter, February 2016
by UNICEF Middle East and North Africa Regional Office

Economic Loss from School Dropout due to the Syria Crisis: A Cost-Benefit Analysis of the Impact of the Syria Crisis on the Education Sector
by UNICEF Middle East and North Africa Regional Office, January 2016

Syria Education Crisis Strategic Paper
by UNICEF Middle East and North Africa Regional Office, January 2016

Education in emergencies and protracted crises: Summary note on the proposition and options
by Overseas Development Institute, January 2016

Out-of-School Children Initiative Newsletter
by UNICEF Middle East and North Africa Regional Office, September 2015

EDUCATION UNDER FIRE: How Conflict in the Middle East is Depriving Children of Their Schooling
by UNICEF Middle East and North Africa Regional Office, September 2015

Educate All Girls and Boys brochure/ OOSC factsheet
by UNICEF South Asia Regional Office

Effective interventions aimed at reaching Out-of-School Children: A Literature Review
by UNICEF South Asia Regional Office

New UIS policy paper shows that a growing number of children and adolescents are out of school as aid fails to meet the mark
Fr  |  Sp

Out-of-School Children Initiative Brochure
 


VIDEOS

Barriers and Policy Solutions | #OutOfSchool

Children of Syria are not giving up on learning

Saja lost her leg but not her ambition

Ahmed and his instrument of hope

Voices from an Egyptian preschool

Voices of a #NoLostGeneration from 6 countries

Inclusive, Equitable and Quality Education for Every Child by 2030

Education exclusion in the Middle East and North Africa is linked to a dropout crisis

Out-of-school children in the Middle East and North Africa explain who is not in school and why

Watch Samira and Sanna explain how more girls are out-of-school in the Middle East and North Africa because parents think it is too dangerous

Children from the Middle East and North Africa speak out on how armed conflicts are keeping them out of school

Watch Sofiane and Osama discuss how violence and bullying at school caused them to dropout

An animated infographic explains how targeted interventions can get all out-of-school children to attain basic quality education

A Grammy-nominated SOJA’s new music video tells the story how education transforms girls’ lives in Ethiopia

A compelling video on what data tell us about out-of-school children

A video about the out-of-school children in Bangladesh

A primary school teacher in the Central African Republic explains how education can provide ways “to make the violence disappear”

Sri Lanka is close to achieving education for all, though some children remain excluded. This video tells the story

A 12-year-old girl in Nigeria is fighting the odds and getting an education
 


INTERACTIVE TOOLS

An interactive tool for exploring education pathways

A visual tool for understanding out-of-school children

An interactive wheel to learn more about educational barriers that out-of-school children face around the globe

UNESCO Institute for Statistics eAtlas

The government of Turkey and UNICEF’s office for the Central and Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States region’s website
 


INFOGRAPHICS AND FACTSHEETS

New estimates reveal that 263 million children and youth are out of school

Education and Emergencies – 2016:
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Inclusive Education and Children with Disabilities – 2015
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Girls’ Education and Child Marriage – 2015
Child marriage

New UIS out-of-school children study overview:

Regional overview on out-of-school children in the Middle East and North Africa:

Syria Crisis 5-Year Education Factsheet, 2016

Middle East and North Africa regional factsheet:
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Middle East and North Africa region country factsheets:

Education in West and Central Africa region and its countries:

Here are some word clouds that illustrate the prominent barriers to education in each region. Click on each to view the full version

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Workshop reports

Eastern and Southern Africa regional workshop brief
Out-of-School Children Initiative in Eastern and Southern Africa, October 2015

Eastern and Southern Africa regional workshop summary report
Out-of-School Children Initiative in Eastern and Southern Africa, October 2015