The country's education system is close to collapse, with damaged infrastructure, a shortage of textbooks, and an ongoing teachers' strike.
A local organisation has launched a campaign that fosters tolerance and counter-extremism among Yemeni students.
Two new programmes that seek to foster citizenship and a culture of peace and non-violence among Lebanese and Syrian students will be implemented in Lebanon this school year.
As the academic year begins, schools have not opened in areas controlled by the Houthis, where teachers are striking over unpaid salaries.
A Lebanese government campaign is working to ensure that Syrian refugee children and Lebanese nationals return to school this autumn.
Local and international organisations are providing key learning support to help Syrian and Lebanese children prepare for school.
A new grant awarded to UNICEF Jordan is helping the kingdom improve and expand educational services provided to Syrian refugees.
During his tenure at the university, former president Jaber Nassar sought to instill a love of learning as a means of fighting extremist ideology.
Public and private school students are receiving training in mediation and positive communication skills to help them resolve conflict amicably.
The Jordanian initiative encourages young children to explore the Arabic language alongside 2-year-old Adam and his companion, Mishmish.