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6 09, 2017

Conflict, widespread poverty stall progress on education rates over past decade – UNICEF

2017-11-16T15:32:47+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Education, News, Youth|

Pervasive levels of poverty, protracted conflicts and complex humanitarian emergencies have led to stagnation in reducing the global out-of-school rate over the past decade, prompting the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) to call for more investments. With 11.5 per cent of school-age children – or 123 million missing school today, compared to 12.8 per cent [...]