Education | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Since 2014 it has been mandatory for local schools to use the Russian language.
There is a simple but fundamental skills gap that is not being addressed.
Experts identify key areas of vulnerability, including Russian disinformation.
Draft regulations aims to increase oversight and introduce practical skills into curricula.
Insurgents have imposed their own regulations and curriculum.
5 Dec 16
Most schools are closed, but teachers still receive their salaries.
12 Oct 16
New courses offer crucial ways of communicating with the outside world.
27 Sep 16
Grassroots campaign means that children will not have to travel long distances to sit final tests.
22 Sep 16
Families willing to go to great lengths to ensure children get a specialised education.
20 Sep 16
Recruitment campaigns in liberated areas are aimed at boosting the sector.
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.
18 Mar 16
A new initiative is giving many young people the chance to finish their education.
10 Mar 16
Handicraft skills are reducing tensions within the institution as well as helping women support their families.
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