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This International Day of the Girl Child, Governments Should Make Schools Safe.

Welcome to the fourth edition of Safe Schools Declaration News.

Cameroon is the 81st country worldwide and the 22nd African Union member to join this international political agreement to protect education during armed conflict.

About 500,000 Yemeni children were forced to halt their education when the conflict escalated in March 2015

At least six killed as car bomb attack strikes government office building, causing nearby school to collapse.

On July 1st, armed men attacked the Malikyar Hotak school in Nangarhar, a province in eastern Afghanistan.

Both male and female students were studying at the center, preparing for entrance exams.

Most of the children were reported to be aged between 10 and 13.

The Principality of Monaco has announced its endorsement of the Safe Schools Declaration, becoming the 80th country to commit to safeguarding education during armed conflict

The Naxals in Jharkhand's Latehar region on Wednesday destroyed one of the government schools in the area.