Unlocking Potential: The Right to Education and Opportunity Education
The 2023 UNHCR Refugee Education Report outlines the challenges faced by the nearly 15 million refugee children of school age under UNHCR’s mandate, including school-aged Venezuelans displaced abroad. It also highlights the achievements and aspirations of refugee youth who, with the right support, have attained the highest of educational goals through perseverance, resilience, determination, and sheer hard work.
Data on refugee enrolments and population numbers is drawn from UNHCR country operations and refers to the 2021-2022 academic year. The report also references the latest available data on enrolment and out-of-school children and youth from the UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS).