This week the world leaders meeting at the United Nations General Assembly have the opportunity to step up and meet this need through funding commitments to education. As they met, Monday marked the first day of a new school year for 200,000 Syrian students living in Lebanon. Their families fled for their lives from the […]
Over a thousand young people, campaigners, celebrities and leaders gathered in New York on Monday for the #UpForSchool Town Hall event. Organised jointly by Theirworld and UNICEF, we gathered in the historic Town Hall – host over the decades to suffragette agitators and civil rights activists – to mark the handing in of over 10 […]
It’s been a long and remarkable journey since A World At School launched the #UpForSchool petition at last year’s United Nations General Assembly. One year on, and the petition has surged past ten million signatures, bringing together a diverse and inclusive coalition of people to put pressure on the world’s leaders and demonstrate the unprecedented […]
Congratulations to the runners who took to the road and braved the heat of the North East to raise money for Theirworld. The Great North Run is one of the most popular half marathons in the UK, attracting over 57,000 participants including famous names like this year’s winner, Mo Farah. Theirworld’s fastest runner, Dave Jowett, […]
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A Note From Sarah Brown
Welcome to Theirworld, a global charity which is committed to giving the most vulnerable children and young people a brighter future in their world.
Momentum is growing to make sure all countries stand by their promise to ensure every girl and boy receives a quality education by the end of 2015, though 58 million girls and boys around the world still miss out on even a single day at school. Theirworld is at the forefront of this movement to end this education emergency and it does so through several key initiatives.- A Note From Sarah Brown
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