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  • Article: Nearly 1 in 5 Children Live in Areas Plagued by Conflict and War: Report
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    Nearly 1 in 5 Children Live in Areas Plagued by Conflict and War: Report

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 15, 2019

    “The world is allowing this travesty to happen.” Read more

  • Article: The Future of Gender Equality Lies in the Hands of Female Coders: UN Chief
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    The Future of Gender Equality Lies in the Hands of Female Coders: UN Chief

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 11, 2019

    The UN met with the African Girls Can Code Initiative in Ethiopia. Read more

  • Article: As the New Academic Year Begins, Student Protests Are Sweeping Across South Africa
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    As the New Academic Year Begins, Student Protests Are Sweeping Across South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 11, 2019

    A student was shot dead in Durban this week after a protest turned violent. Read more

  • Article: Uganda Needs More Education Funding to Support Refugees, UN Says
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    Uganda Needs More Education Funding to Support Refugees, UN Says

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 8, 2019

    Currently, only 60% of refugee children have access to primary school education. Read more

  • Article: Career Workshops for Young South Africans Are Fighting Youth Unemployment
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    Career Workshops for Young South Africans Are Fighting Youth Unemployment

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 5, 2019|Tsogo Sun (Pty) Ltd

    More than 11,000 learners have been empowered with essential skills. Read more

  • Article: Kenya's Hijab Ban Ruling Could Force Even More Girls to Drop out of School
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    Kenya's Hijab Ban Ruling Could Force Even More Girls to Drop out of School

    Jan. 28, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Schools banning hijabs could lead to higher drop-out rates in Kenya. Read more

  • Article: Children Should Get 12 Years of Schooling. Millions of Girls Are Getting Less Than 5.
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    Children Should Get 12 Years of Schooling. Millions of Girls Are Getting Less Than 5.

    By Jerica Deck|Jan. 25, 2019

    In Pakistan and Nigeria these girls are only receiving one year of education. Read more

  • Article: Rohingya Refugee Children Finally Get to Learn Again With 1,600 New School Centers
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    Rohingya Refugee Children Finally Get to Learn Again With 1,600 New School Centers

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 24, 2019

    The organization wants to reach 260,000 children by the end of the year. Read more