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The Global Coalition to Protect Education from Attack provides the latest news and developments on attacks on education and efforts to protect and prevent them. Information older than three months is included in the News Archive.

August 2019

Insecurity Insight's monthly digest comprises threats and incidents of violence as well as protests and other events affecting education. 

July 2019

Insecurity Insight's monthly digest comprises threats and incidents of violence as well as protests and other events affecting education. 

It is prepared by Insecurity Insight from information available in open sources.

The Global Coalition to Protect Education from Attack (GCPEA) provided techincal guidance on defintions of attacks on education. 

Data from the Education in Danger Monthly News Brief is available on HDX Insecurity Insight. 

(New York, August 2, 2019)—Recent new endorsements of the  Safe Schools Declaration demonstrate a growing commitment to protect education in armed conflict, said the Global Coalition to Protect Education from Attack (GCPEA), today. Benin, Croatia, Palau, and Samoa all signed the Declaration ahead of the UN Security Council Open Debate on Children and Armed Conflict to be hosted today by Poland, which currently holds the Presidency of the Council.

June 2019

Insecurity Insight's monthly digest comprises threats and incidents of violence as well as protests and other events affecting education.