Education Cluster

The Global Education Cluster supports Country Clusters and Working Groups to work towards a predictable, holistic, equitable and well-coordinated response by providing direct and remote field support, developing guidance, building evidence, strengthening capacities and advocating for the continued prioritization of education, to meet growing education needs of crisis affected children and youth.

Education Cluster Response 2021

People Targeted for Education Assistance
People Reached with Education Assistance
Funding Requested
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Country Highlights

441.8 thousand

children in need of education in emergencies assistance in 2019

14 million US$

required to support the education in emergencies response

4 million

children to be reached with education in emergencies assistance

Operational Support


Discover guidance, tools and templates for education in emergencies coordination and response.


Receive remote technical education in emergencies coordination and information management assistance.


Request coordination and information management support from the deployable Rapid Response Team.

Capacity Development

Learn more about training opportunities organized by the Global Education Cluster.

Strategic Priorities


Accountability, both to affected populations and for the Education Cluster’s results and performance.


Collaborative, inclusive and meaningful engagement contributing towards realizing the Education Cluster’s vision.

Humanitarian Development Nexus

Working together for uninterrupted education for children and youth in crisis.

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