Education under Fire

Conflict drives 13 million children out of school in the Middle East and North Africa



Voices of Children

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5.6 Million

Children living in dire situation inside Syria: Poverty, displacement and caught in the lines of fire.

3.6 Million

Children from vulnerable communities hosting refugees, who themselves are suffering due to the strain on services.

2 Million

Children of Syria now live as refugees in Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq, Turkey, Egypt and other countries in North Africa.

2.8 Million

Iraqi children forced from their homes, and left many trapped in areas controlled by armed groups.

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An entire generation of children in Syria and neighboring countries is in grave danger, and unless we act now, may be lost forever, with profound consequences for Syria, the region, and beyond. The #childrenofsyria need to go to school. They need protection. They need support. And their future depends on it. .

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