Mission Statement

Mission Statement of the Engr. Aja Eze Foundation

The Engr Aja Eze Foundation advocates for refugees and  stateless  children from conflict-affected countries  by way of advocacy.

Our mission is to :

  1. Advocate at the international level for refuges globally who have fled conflict- affected countries.
  2. Advocate to end statelessness for children : allow children to gain the nationality of the country in which they are born; reform laws that prevent mothers from passing their nationality to their children on an equal basis as fathers; eliminate laws and practices that deny children nationality because of their ethnicity, race or religion and ensure universal birth registration to prevent statelessness.
  3. Advocate and raise awareness for refugees globally .
  4. To respond to the educational needs of children in conflict-affected countries.
  5. Raise the awareness of the protections available to children affected by war.
  6. Support ongoing educational initiatives such as : The No Lost Generation Initiative; back E-learning Campaigns ; UNICEF; Expanded Learning Spaces; Space learning Program and E-Learning.
  7. Step up advocacy to stop attacks on schools and educational facilities in conflict-affected countries.
  8. To ensure that priority is given to funding for education in conflict hit countries .
  10. The building of” Walls of Peace .”
  11. To highlight the UNHCR ‘s  # I  Belong Campaign to End Statelessness by 2024.

“ Schools are overburdened and now this situation has made it worse. Families are demanding schools for their children. They don’t want anything else.”

Imam Abdullah , UNICEF Education Officer.