Youth Innovators Program launched for 2023 / 2024

Thinking Oasis, in partnership with IOEDR as a research and development partner, launched the 2023 / 2024 Young Innovators Lab project, as part of a series of this program running since 2016. Financed and campaigned for by the Shoman foundation, and still hosted at their space to date, the program provides kids with a well … Read more

education development in Europe

About the European Universities initiative. The education landscape across Europe is changing. At the 2017 Gothenburg Summit, European Union (EU) leaders outlined a vision for education and culture. In its December 2017 Conclusions, the European Council called on EU Member States, the Council and the Commission to take forward a number of initiatives, including …strengthening … Read more

Education development in Africa

In the modern world no country can hope to prosper and advance without an educated population. During most of the colonial period, Africa’s black population was systematically denied access to quality schooling and higher education. After gaining independence, most African states made it a priority to strengthen their educational systems. That process has not always been smooth, and serious problems remain. … Read more

Education development in the Middle East

Nearly half of the population in the Middle East and North Africa is aged under 24. 1 in 5 people in the region are between 10-24 years old. These adolescents and youth have the potential to become changemakers, by actively contributing to addressing the region’s most pressing issues and to reaping the demographic dividend. But … Read more