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Refugee Education Weekly Highlights

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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: Teaching Approaches

Informal Classes Teach Refugees – A traveling journalist shares her first-hand account of how UNICEF is working with teachers to create informal learning opportunities for young Syrian refugees.

Mission 2:  Learning Spaces

Community Skills Sharing Platform – A community exchange program that's empowering refugees in Uganda to teach each other vocational skills and entrepreneurship.

Mission 3: Adult Education

Visual Guides – Let's think about how a visual toolkit can help refugees navigate around their new environments and host communities.

Mission 4: Skill Exchange

Learning is Easier when You're Nourished – Let's consider how healthy food and nourishment can help displaced children cope with stress and improve their learning potentials.

Mission 5: Student Wellbeing

Solar Cinema Sahrawi – A solar powered mobile cinema is using image and storytelling to transform communal areas into spaces for learning for refugees in the Algeria.

Mission 6: What's Missing?

My Voice My School – Through live video feeds, this global conversation project is connecting teenage Palestine refugees with British schools to explore new ideas for quality education.

We would love to hear stories of education innovation that have inspired you and your community. Join the challenge to improve education and expand learning opportunities for refugees around the world!