The Hidden Crisis: Armed Conflict and Education

EFA Global Monitoring Report 2011. UNESCO, dist. by Bernan & Renouf. 2011. 416p. illus. bibliog. pap. $48.

The cover of "The Hidden Crisis: Armed Conflict and Education" an EFA Global Monitoring Report 2011 by UNESCO features a small child leaning against a wall covered in military graffiti, like helicopters and weapons.


More than 40 percent of children in countries engaged in armed conflict are not in school. This report documents the effects of war on education and proposes a wide-ranging agenda for action. It contains 85 graphs, as well as many poignant and sometimes extraordinary photographs. With more than 90 pages of international education statistics.




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