UNESCO and UNHCR worked with a variety of partner organizations to host Strategy Labs related to the Mobile Learning Week 2017 theme ‘Education in emergencies and crises’.

The Strategy Labs drew on the expertise of event participants to shape and improve ICT in education projects, whether recently conceived or ongoing.

Click on the links below to learn earn more about the Strategy Labs that were held in Thursday morning, 23 March:

  • Refugee Coding Camps (SAP, UNESCO): Share ground experiences and discuss strategies to improve social integration of refugees through coding camps.
  • Digital innovations for SDG 4: The case of education during emergencies (ITU): Discuss strategies to better mobilize the information and technology (IT) sector to contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), especially SDG4 which seeks to ensure ‘inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all’.

Click on the links below to learn more about the Strategy Labs that were held Thursday afternoon, 23 March:

  • Connected Learning Consortium (InZone/University of Geneva, Jesuit Distance Education Network, UNHCR): Provide expert input to promote, coordinate and expand quality higher education through 'Connected Learning' in contexts of conflict, crisis and displacement.
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