Attacks on education occur in many countries affected by armed conflict, insecurity, and weak systems of human rights protections or political pluralism. Schools and universities should be safe havens where students and educators can work toward a better future. Instead, in at least 37 countries globally, there is a pattern of attacks on education by state security forces and non-state armed groups.
International Conference on the Safe Schools Declaration, Abuja in Nigeria and virtually
October 25, 2021 - October 27, 2021
The International Conference on the Safe Schools Declaration to be held in Abuja, Nigeria, on October 25-27, 2021, is the fourth in a series held to galvanize support for the Declaration and review progress in achieving its commitments.