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In Nepal, local schools are encouraged to offer instruction in the first languages of their students. But even in linguistically diverse regions, the only words they still hear and read are in Nepali.
In northern Haiti, schools closed for months as the country grappled with an ongoing fuel crisis. Classes are back in session, but many students struggle to attend — and child psychologists predict dire consequences.
After years of relative peace, the Karamoja region is again experiencing outbreaks of violence. That’s kept many students and teachers at home.
Study opportunities and barriers to education across the globe.
Photo by Linda Mujuru, GPJ Zimbabwe
Coverage from Democratic Republic of Congo, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe
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