#school

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

    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: Indonesian Campus Rape Victims Seek Justice

    Indonesian Campus Rape Victims Seek Justice

    Jan. 23, 2019|Voice of America

    Filing police report could possibly backfire, criminalizing the victim. Read more

  • Article: Kenya Says Schoolgirls Will Not Undergo FGM Screening After Backlash

    Kenya Says Schoolgirls Will Not Undergo FGM Screening After Backlash

    Jan. 9, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    An official said that girls were screened in order to prosecute parents and traditional cutters Read more

  • Article: 10 Celebrities Who Fought for Education in 2018

    10 Celebrities Who Fought for Education in 2018

    By Jerica Deck|Dec. 13, 2018

    263 million children around the world don’t attend school. These celebs are changing that. Read more

  • Article: Nigeria Has the Largest Number of Out-of-School Children in the World

    Nigeria Has the Largest Number of Out-of-School Children in the World

    Dec. 12, 2018|Voice of America

    Boko Haram is a major factor contributing to the increase. Read more

  • Article: Lack of School Toilets Puts 620 Million Children in Danger Worldwide

    Lack of School Toilets Puts 620 Million Children in Danger Worldwide

    Nov. 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Children at one in three schools lack access to proper toilets Read more

  • Article: Ivory Coast Teens Are Taking Care of Classmates' Kids So They Can Stay in School

    Ivory Coast Teens Are Taking Care of Classmates' Kids So They Can Stay in School

    Jan. 24, 2018|News Deeply

    Young mothers continue their education thanks to their best friends and sisters. Read more

  • Article: 7 Incredible Ways Children Get to School All Around the World

    7 Incredible Ways Children Get to School All Around the World

    By David Brand  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 19, 2018

    Some kids cross deadly mountain passes and zipline over canyons to get an education. Read more