Unless immediate and bold action is taken by the international community to beat back the catastrophic effects of Covid-19 on refugee education, the potential of millions of young refugees living in some of the world’s most vulnerable communities will be further threatened, according to an UNHCR report.
The data in the report, titled “Coming Together for Refugee Education” and released by the United Nations High Commissioners for Refugees (UNHCR) in Geneva on Thursday, is based on the gross enrolment figures from the 2019 school cycle.
While children in every country have struggled with the impact of Covid-19 on their education, the report finds that refugee children have been particularly disadvantaged.
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