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.
22 Jun 12
Balkh governor demands legal action after NGO survey reveals criticism of teaching standards.
28 May 12
Short work-placement scheme will do little to assuage students’ hunger for jobs to pay for their studies, critics say.
20 Apr 12
Schools get history books that miss out all the bad bits.
20 Apr 12
Nangarhar undergraduates sleep 25 to a four-person room.
29 Mar 12
Millions of dollars spent on staff who don’t turn up for work.
11 Feb 12
Education, journalism and other areas held back by technology gap in Uruzgan.
31 Oct 11
Education ministry closes ten schools and warns many others to raise standards.
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