A Public Statement

Impact(Ed) mourns the tragic and unjust loss of black lives across America. We stand in solidarity against individual, systemic and institutional racism, and against political and economic injustice. We stand for equal justice under law and we affirm – along with others...

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Our Response to Covid-19

1.6 billion children are out of school around the world. The spread of the coronavirus and subsequent school closures challenge an already serious global learning crisis. Impact(Ed) is working with governments and other partners so that students can continue learning....

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A Partnership to Transform Learning Through Video Benefits Thousands of Nigerian Students

A unique, video-based learning initiative, launched by Discovery Learning Alliance (DLA) and sponsored by energy company Chevron Nigeria Limited, has benefitted over 13,000 students and nearly 800 teachers across 10 primary schools in Delta State, Nigeria. Launched in...

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On Women’s Day, a Tribute to Resilience

On this International Women's Day, we pay tribute to the resilience and commitment of the women we work with in our school communities in Ghana, Nigeria and Kenya, to implement our project funded by the UK government through DFID’s Girls’ Education Challenge (GEC)....

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Press Release: New TV Series for Young People Surpasses 1.7 Million Views Per Episode in Kenya

Organization started by Discovery Inc. looks to have Kenya’s number one kids’ show, with innovative format that combines animation with live action  NAIROBI - 02/04/2020: A new part-animated, part live-action series for adolescents is scoring top ratings on Citizen...

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My Better World selected by prestigious global animation festival

My Better World, a part-animated, part live action series produced by Impact(Ed) International, has been officially selected by the Annecy International Animation Film Festival, one of the world’s most prestigious animation awards. The series, broadcast recently by the...

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Want to create media that impacts the lives of African youth? Read this first.

For the past 20 years, Impact(Ed) International has been utilizing the power of media to transform education and improve lives across the marginalized world. We see media as a modern form of storytelling, which humans have been doing since the beginning of time and which...

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Citizen TV Kenya launches first of its kind animated series for teens

Innovative part-animated, part live action format combines fiction with real-life heroes. Citizen TV Kenya, Kenya’s premier television network, began broadcasting a new animated series for young people in Kenya on Saturday, October 12. The series, My Better World,...

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What girls need to stay – and thrive – in school

Originally published by the Global Partnership for Education The Discovery Project’s education program in Ghana, Kenya and Nigeria is helping marginalized girls like Joyce make huge strides in learning. Funded by the UK Girls' Education Challenge, the Project is part of...

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How a girls’ club in Ghana helped its members become social entrepreneurs

For the girls who attend one of Impact(Ed)'s partner primary schools in Ghana’s Sagnarigu district, long walks to school are a norm. With few transportation options available to the community, students are used to trekking long distances to buy school supplies and even...

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Impact(Ed)'s film to create TB awareness sweeps five nominations at largest African film awards

Impact(Ed)'s  feature film production, The Lucky Specials, has been recognized by the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA), Africa’s largest and most prestigious gathering of regional filmmakers with five nominations for acting, editing, and visual effects – adding...

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Discovery Learning Alliance is now Impact(Ed) International.

Twenty-two years ago, Discovery Communications launched the nonprofit, Discovery Learning Alliance, to use the power of media to transform education and improve lives in marginalized communities around the world. Together with teachers and local communities we have...

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