Nearly 1 million children denied education, along with many more across eight countries in central and west Africa, new report warnsA quarter of schools are now closed in Burkina Faso after a sharp rise in fighting between militants and the government, according to a new report that warns of a looming education crisis in the region.The number of schools closed in the country rose by almost a third over the past year to 6,149, affecting close to 1 million students. Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2023/sep/14/quarter-of-schools-closed-in-burkina-faso-as-fighting-escalates-after-coup
Author : Kaamil Ahmed
Publish date : 2023-09-14 10:36:00
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