“A sudden natural disaster causes immense human suffering. For a child or adolescent, the losses are especially devastating. Unless education services are given priority, the suffering will be prolonged and cause deeper trauma in their lives." https://t.co/Zgu1zpefbw
Action is needed urgently to help more than 175 million of the world's youngest and most disadvantaged children get access to crucial pre-primary education.
More than three million school books were destroyed when rockets hit education ministry warehouses during fighting between rival government forces over the Libyan capital Tripoli. https://t.co/bmJmyqYjKa
"When the situation is terrible, like Cyclone Idai, education can give children a sense of normalcy." https://t.co/Zgu1zpefbw
Five years ago this week, 276 Nigerian girls were kidnapped from their school in Chibok. As the anniversary was marked by vigils and Chibok residents gathered at the school, at least 112 of the students were still missing. https://t.co/bmJmyqYjKa