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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.

Philip Hammond, Foreign Secretary, said to have blocked attempts to get Britain to lead way on preventing killing of children

Charities are hoping to break the cycle that means teachers and children have to risk their lives for education.

More children under 15 being forced into combat roles, with others killed or maimed in school attacks by all sides in war.

Rob Quinn, Executive Director of Scholars at Risk, authored an essay for the Washington Post on the widespread pattern of attacks on higher education worldwide.

The head of a breakaway Taliban faction behind this week’s attack at a northwestern Pakistani university that killed 21 people, most of them students, threatened on Friday to carry out more attacks on schools and universities across the country.

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