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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.

Hadja's story

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.

It is with utmost dismay that I condemn the abduction of more than 80 students by an armed group in Malakal in South Sudan.

Armed groups raided a South Sudanese school and seized 89 children who were taking their exams, the United Nations said Saturday.

In Gaza last week, another person died from an attack that hit a school.

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...