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.
12 Mar 14
Archaeological treasures in Nangarhar province left to decay as officials say they lack the resources to preserve them.
5 Mar 14
Large numbers enrolled in school as old prejudices fall away.
17 Feb 14
Officials say refundable payment will deter those going abroad merely to escape army service.
14 Feb 14
Foreign nationals without extended residence rights restricted to staying three months out of six in Russia.
5 Feb 14
Children stay off school for months in dispute over language, history and other subjects.
21 Oct 13
For those who brave risks and attend, space is limited as many schools are occupied by refugees and soldiers.
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