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Canada has long been at the forefront of advocating for respect for humanity in war.

2 Students, Administrator Killed; 3 Children Wounded

EAA welcomes President Hollande's announcement endorsing the Safe Schools Declaration, becoming the 58th country to demonstrate support.

Both commit to protect students, teachers, schools, and universities during war

France is the first permanent member of the UN Security Council to sign the Declaration.

Hollande Announces That France Endorses the Safe Schools Declaration

The importance of defending education during times of conflict was highlighted during the International Conference on Human Rights Approach to Conflict Situations in the Arab Region

2 Students, Administrator Killed; 3 Children Wounded

Around the world, nearly 250 million children are living in countries affected by conflict and tens of thousands of them have been recruited and used as child soldiers.

Keeping education safe has risen on the international agenda as the insecurity of schools due to armed conflict has become more widely recognised.