Catch-up Classes for Secondary Schools
Budget (US$): 40,000
Source: Central Emergency Relief Fund (CERF)
Dates: March 2014/Ongoing
Beneficiaries: Syrian children, youth and teachers in the Arbad, Kawargosak and Dara Shakran Camps
UNESCO with the support of Ministry of Education in Kurdistan identified the most appropriate locations to establish temporary learning spaces in the camps and in host communities.
The catch up classes targeting the new Syrian arrivals, in particular in those areas currently underserved due to the absence of Arabic speaking schools and the dropped out adolescents from secondary schools to prepare them to go to the grades matching their age.