News Archive

Thousands of children in Central African Republic are being prevented from starting the academic year by armed groups which are occupying schools and installing barriers nearby.

A look back at history reveals there’s little new to the goal of protecting education from military interference.

More than a month after multiple companies of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) occupied various schools of Srinagar, the forces stay put and have even built watch towers and bunkers in the schools’ premises.

UNRWA strongly condemns the parties responsible for the shelling of one of its schools in Khan Eshieh in Syria.

The Afghan government and the international donor community, which have jointly invested billions of dollars, largely for promotion of primary education as a part of Afghanistan’s reconstruction program, are in denial of the dangers that public schools encounter.

No fewer than 611 teachers were killed and 19,000 forced to flee the North-Eastern part of Nigeria between 2009 and 2015 due to the Boko Haram insurgency.

A landmine, that had been planted by ISIS terrorists in the Seif Al-Dawla primary school in Manbij, exploded on Tuesday, causing casualties among the children.

Parents trying to shield their children from the horrors of war should not have to watch them grow up without an education.

Nepal Police say pressure cooker bombs have exploded outside two schools in the capital, but no injuries and only minor damage were reported.

Estonia should do its part to ensure that safer schools can reopen for all children, no matter where in the world they might live. Estonia should endorse the Safe Schools Declaration.

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