“I declared war on the system from within.” John Gilmour is a teacher and an activist trying to transform society in South Africa, which is one of the most unequal in the world.
SDG #4-Quality Education
Sustainable Development Goal 4: Obtaining a quality education is the foundation to improving people’s lives and sustainable development. Major progress has been made towards increasing access to education at all levels and increasing enrolment rates in schools particularly for women and girls. Basic literacy skills have improved tremendously, yet bolder efforts are needed to make even greater strides for achieving universal education goals.
Anne Kjaer Riechert has mobilized her community to set up a coding school for refugees. It offers them prospects for the future. And a family.
Digitization will change tomorrow’s world of work. How can it provide opportunities for societies? Klaus Fuest has 12 hypotheses.
How do societies become more inclusive and equal? Letitia Zwickert’s work could be one answer to this question.
“When you type in the word ‘researcher’ into Google, what comes up is all male.” Baratang Miya is here to change this.
Many young Syrian refugees who flee to Lebanon have no access to education. Photographer Erol Gurian is using his journalistic skills to help them gain media literacy through producing a newspaper.
These easy yet powerful tips can get everyone involved in helping children become the changemakers of the future in their communities.
Combining regular classes with ecological farming, Mary Anne Müller’s unique school opens up new perspectives to children from broken families.