WHEN YOU EDUCATE THE FUTURE
YOU CHANGE THE FUTURE.
Not just the future of each child but
the future of their communities,
economies and societies.
For us all.
Education accelerates poverty reduction, female empowerment, and improved infant mortality.
Yet, 244 million children worldwide are out of school. This changes now.
We see incredible action take place around the world each and every day. Find stories and news to inspire your own action now.
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FROM UWS, WITH LOVE
Despite what we typically see in the news, and on social media, the world is flowing with love. In fact, here at UWS, we see love everywhere we go. …Find out more
HELPING CHILDREN LIVE HAPPILY EVER SMARTER
We’re journeying to Nepal to check in on our Happily Ever Smarter project which we’re delivering in partnership with the UK Government. …Find out more
TACKLING PERIOD POVERTY
Menstruation is a regular part of life for more than a quarter of the global population. But what happens if you have to manage a period without any of the …Find out more
TOGETHER, WE’LL SHOW THE WORLD THAT GIRLS WILL BE GIRLS!
Girls Will Be Girls was a United World Schools appeal backed by the UK government as part of the UK Aid Match initiative. …Find out more
SUPPORTING GIRLS TO KNOW AND EXERCISE THEIR RIGHTS
At United World Schools (UWS), we are painfully aware that gender parity in access to education does not guarantee gender equality within the classroom. …Find out more
UWS & EAC: PARTNERING TO PREVENT SCHOOL DROPOUT
Every child has the right to go to school, and the right to receive a quality, inclusive education once they get there. However, one-third of the world’s 59 …Find out more
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2022
This International Women’s Day 2022, hear from some of the incredible women of United World Schools. Together, we are driving change and working for …Find out more
TEN LEARNINGS, TEN YEARS: REFLECTIONS FROM TIM HOWARTH, UWS’ OUTGOING CEO
As Tim Howarth steps down as CEO of United World Schools, we asked Tim to share his leadership lessons and key learnings from ten years with UWS, and a journey …Find out more
DAY OF THE GIRL CHILD 2021
Every day, girls miss out on education because of their gender. All over the world, girls are taught to find someone, and boys are taught to be someone. Every …Find out more