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Refugee Education Weekly Highlights – May 15, 2015

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Over the course of the Refugee Education Challenge, we'll be featuring highlights of contributions from each of our themed mission areas. Let's take a look at the education initiatives and innovations that have been inspiring our global community this week!

Mission 1: Support Teaching & Learning

Community Based School Feeding Program – A plan to increase the enrollment of children in Kyangwali Refugee Settlement schools through skilled based community gardening programs

Mission 2: Vocational Training

Migrants of Circumstance – A community-based knowledge exchange platform that will empower Syrian refugees to facilitate educational workshops for other refugees in Lebanon

Mission 3: Informal Knowledge Exchange

Widows Alliance Network (WANE) – A socio-economic development program in Ghana that will train widows to become financially self-reliant through small business ventures

Mission 4: Overcoming Trauma

LettuceBee Confident – A social enterprise in Pakistan that will help Afghan refugee children reintegrate back into schools by improving their self-image and confidence

Mission 5: Transforming School Environments

ReBootKAMP - Jordan – An initiative to deliver self-contained learning labs to provide Syrian refugees in Jordan with computer training and digital technology skills

We would love to see your ideas for education innovation. Join the challenge to improve education and expand learning opportunities for refugees around the world!

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