It was late December 2014, and 13-year-old Hadja was at school, when Boko Haram insurgents attacked the city of Damassack in northern Nigeria.
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.
February 22, 2015
It is with utmost dismay that I condemn the abduction of more than 80 students by an armed group in Malakal in South Sudan.
February 21, 2015
Armed groups raided a South Sudanese school and seized 89 children who were taking their exams, the United Nations said Saturday.
February 18, 2015
In Gaza last week, another person died from an attack that hit a school.
February 17, 2015
A World at School today launches a 15-point plan for a Pakistan Safe Schools Initiative - backed fully by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and United Nations Special Envoy for Education Gordon Brown...