Partnerships to fuel expansion
Photo: War Child
Can’t Wait to Learn is currently implemented in Sudan, Jordan, Lebanon and Uganda. Implementing partners include UNICEF, Save the Children, the Norwegian Refugee Council, Finn Church Aid, AVSI, Terre des Hommes, Ana Aqra Association, INTERSOS and Sonbola.
Can’t Wait to Learn is made possible by the Dutch Postcode Lottery, IKEA Foundation, Google.org, USAID, UKAID through the Humanitarian Education Accelerator, UNICEF, UNHCR, CISCO Foundation, Mission Bambini and private donations.
A number of Dutch technology companies provide best-in-class technological expertise in partnership with the in-house Can’t Wait to Learn team. These companies include serious gaming company &Ranj and software developers Levi9. Social design studio Butterfly Works helps to ensure that children and the “lived realities” of their communities form the cornerstones of all software design.
Research and academic partners
The programme has since its inception been collaborating with various independent research organisations such as TNO, the American Institutes for Research and the Sheffield Hallam University.