Learning in Emergencies – Best Practices in Improving Foundational Learning in Emergencies


22 Jun 2022    

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22 June 2022, 8pm BST

Jointly hosted by the Permanent Mission of Switzerland, Save the Children and UNICEF

(Simultaneous translations will be available in French/Spanish/Arabic)

We are pleased to invite you to join us for a discussion on improving foundational learning in emergencies on the margins of the 2022 ECOSOC Humanitarian Affairs Segment (HAS) entitled, Learning in Emergencies- best practices in improving foundational learning in emergencies.

The event builds upon the HAS theme of, ‘Strengthening humanitarian assistance: good practices and mobilizing action in the application of international humanitarian law, the recovery from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic and in response to the climate crisis’ and it will provide an opportunity to present best practices and solutions to scale up proven interventions in emergencies that are improving foundational learning for marginalized children.

This virtual side event is scheduled to take place Wednesday, 22 June from 3-4.30 PM NY EST time. Kindly use the link here to register for the event. If you would like to make an intervention kindly email kcurtiss@unicef.org by Monday, 20th June. The concept note will be shared in due course.

We look forward to your participation and valuable input. We hope you will join us for this important event.