News & Awards
Read the latest developments on the Learning Passport happening around the globe
Awards & Recognitions
Finalist in Fast Company’s World Changing Ideas Awards for 2021 in both the Developing World Technology & Education categories, with an honorable mention for the Pandemic Response category
Fast Company’s World Changing Ideas Awards honor products, concepts, companies, policies, and designs that are pursuing innovation for the good of society and the planet.
Ranked #1 in the Education project category and #3 in the overall Project Management Institute's Most Influential Project of 2020
The 2020 Most Influential Projects list reflects how project managers and change-makers have found ingenious ways to keep initiatives moving forward in the face of unexpected obstacles associated with the global pandemic.
Watch a compilation of all 50 winners in this cool video!
Incredible news from last week - the Learning Passport was recognized by @PMInstitute as the third Most Influential Projects list this year! (And first in education) Video: https://t.co/JztotW79X8 Big thanks to @unicef and @Microsoft— Mac Glovinsky (@MacGlovinsky) November 16, 2020
This is a truly amazing initiative: UNICEF is bringing educational resources in their local languages to disadvantaged kids around the world through an innovative LMS. The Power of UNICEF's Learning Passport https://t.co/99wf4oKGGQ via @publisherswkly— Bill Kasdorf (@BillKasdorf) May 26, 2021
As schools reopen, digital learning is here to stay, because it's:— UNICEF Office of Research - Innocenti (@UNICEFInnocenti) May 22, 2021
🌍 can be done everywhere
💻 helps learn digital skills
👇 See what else we have learned from the #LearningPassport programme in Timor-Leste.@UNICEFTL, @microsoft, @GPforEducation
Students at Avondale Primary School are excited and embracing the #Learningpassport, a digital learning resource. Learners greet the @UNICEFZIMBABWE team who are embarking on a nationwide promotion of the public digital tool. @microsoft @Gigaconnect @UNICEFAfrica pic.twitter.com/WckbPPgiwf— UNICEF ZIMBABWE (@UNICEFZIMBABWE) May 28, 2021
Very happy to see the #LearningPassport as one of several powerful #FCWorldChangingIdeas. Thank you to @FastCompany for celebrating @UNICEF and @Microsoft's online learning platform! https://t.co/Vn07UH5z4m pic.twitter.com/VfvSquI77J— Michael Nyenhuis (@UNICEFUSA_CEO) May 4, 2021
ICYMI, @UNICEF and @Microsoft's #LearningPassport was selected as one of @FastCompany's #FCWorldChangingIdeas last week. To date, this learning platform has enabled access to high quality education in 10 countries, reaching children, students and teachers! pic.twitter.com/rDwMEhIvCy— UNICEF USA (@UNICEFUSA) May 10, 2021