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Safe to Learn: Ending Violence in and Through Schools
Place of publication | Year of publication | Collation: 
New York | 2019 | 14 p.
Corporate author: 
End Violence Against Children
Asia and the Pacific
Latin America and the Caribbean

Safe to Learn – is an initiative dedicated to ending violence in and through schools so children are free to learn, thrive and pursue their dreams. Safe to Learn presents an opportunity to unlock the multiple win of ending violence in schools, improving learning outcomes, better leveraging investments in education, and raising awareness and change attitudes towards violence against children. To date, 11 countries have endorsed Safe to Learn’s Call to Action, which sets out in high-level terms what needs to happen to end violence in schools. These countries include Cambodia, Georgia, Ghana, Honduras, Mexico, Moldova, Nepal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, South Sudan, Uganda and El Salvador.


Resource Type: 
Advocacy materials
Posters, infographics, flyers
Preventing violent extremism
Social justice / Equity
Inclusive / Diversity
Level of education: 
Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE)
Primary education


Violence; Sexual violence; Gender equality