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Monday, May 15 • 11:45 - 12:25
Beyond aid: ICT solutions for educating refugee youth LIMITED

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We are in the midst of the worst refugee crisis since World War II. Syrian refugees alone now number a staggering 4.8 million, more than half of whom are children. Trauma, poverty, social isolation and a lack of access to education are creating a bleak future for a generation of youth. Helping young refugees and IDPs find a sense of purpose and a path to a better future is critical for their individual futures, their home countries and our well-being as a global community. Join NetHope for a discussion about how ICT solutions can aid refugee education at scale, hear about work that NetHope and its member organizations (IRC, Save the Children, World Vision) are doing in places like Jordan, Greece, and Germany.

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Frank Schott

Vice President of Global Programs, NetHope
Frank Schott joined NetHope in 2005, and served as Managing Director of Global Programs for 11 years. In 2016, he took on the role of Vice President of Global Programs, where he oversees Field Programs. During his time with NetHope, Frank has worked closely with member agencies, corporate... Read More →

Monday May 15, 2017 11:45 - 12:25 IST