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Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders attaches great importance to the operational implementation of this declaration.

A toolkit to assist states in implementing the Guidelines will also be launched at the Conference.

Save the Children Says Ahead of Key Global Safe Schools Conference

The Pakistani government should take urgent steps to make schools safer, and fairly prosecute those responsible for attacks against schools, students, and teachers, Human Rights Watch said.

Boys and girls continued to be victims of grave violations committed by all parties to the conflict, including killing and maiming, sexual violence and attacks on schools and hospitals.

Malta’s endorsement of the Safe Schools Declaration is particularly timely as it currently holds the presidency of the European Union.

The report is released five days before the Second International Safe Schools Conference, hosted by the Argentine government in Buenos Aires.

Armenia’s endorsement means that the majority of Council of Europe member states have now endorsed the Safe Schools Declaration.

Safe Schools Conference Should Highlight Attacks on Academics, Students, and Universities

On Tuesday, three children who attended a Save the Children partner-supported school were also killed when bombs destroyed their homes in Idlib.