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Daniil prepares to go to school for the first time. (Photo: Roman Buryak)
Photo Essay
22 Sep 16
Families willing to go to great lengths to ensure children get a specialised education.
A school for female students in Kandahar. (Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
31 Aug 16
Relentless daily harassment means many are forced to leave education early.
13 Jun 16
Development seen as a long-overdue boost for improving girls’ education.
Ghiras activities combine education with recreation. (Photo: Ghiras Project)
18 Mar 16
A new initiative is giving many young people the chance to finish their education.
Prison guard stands as female inmates weave carpets in Herat's main prison. (Photo: Majid Saeedi/Getty Images)
10 Mar 16
Handicraft skills are reducing tensions within the institution as well as helping women support their families.
Girls play in the yard of a school in the city of Kandahar, Afghanistan. (Photo: GPE/Jawad Jalali/Flickr)
21 Feb 16
Very few are able to finish their studies, let alone go on to university.
30 Nov 15
Thousands attend unregistered madrassas where the government has no control.
13 Nov 15
Events in three provinces hear about the role teachers can play in creating a better society.
Pupils outside a school in Havana. (Photo: Santiago Guaguancó)
4 Nov 15
Thousands brought out of retirement to try to fill staffing gaps.
26 Aug 15
University enrolment is up for Armenians and Azerbaijanis, but programmes to teach them Georgian still need work.