Only 7% 7% of refugees have access to higher education.
Only 7% of refugees have access to higher education
The Mastercard Foundation envisions a world where everyone has the opportunity to learn and prosper. Our focus is on helping economically disadvantaged young people, primarily in Africa, find opportunities to lift themselves, their families, and their communities out of poverty and towards a better life.
UpLearn is the Scalabrini Centre of Cape Town’s higher education and refugee leadership advancement initiative. The program provides tuition-based academic scholarships to individuals on the move and operates as a South African site partner of Southern New Hampshire University’s Global Education Movement.
Kepler creates pathways for marginalized African youth to secure employment and break free from poverty. Through our distinctive model, we integrate blended learning, job readiness, and comprehensive support, equipping students with essential 21st-century skills needed to thrive in today’s workforce.