Widespread Attacks on Education Worldwide More than 11,000 attacks in Past 5 Years

Publisher:
Global Coalition to Protect Education from Attack (GCPEA)
Published
Topic(s)
Attacks on Education
English

More than 22,000 students, teachers, and academics were injured, killed, or harmed in attacks on education during armed conflict or insecurity over the past five years, according to Education under Attack 2020, a new 300-page report published today by the Global Coalition to Protect Education from Attack (GCPEA). More than 11,000 separate attacks on education facilities, students and educators took place between 2015 and 2019.