In emergencies, quality education is crucial to provide children with physical, psychosocial and cognitive protection that can be both life-sustaining and life-saving. Despite this, research shows that child protection and education are among the least funded humanitarian sectors.
20 - Education and Child Protection
Non au travail des enfants Oui ? une éducation sure et de qualite dans les situations d'urgence
The lives of 168 million children worldwide, including 120 million aged between 5 and 14, are affected by child labour. At the same time, 100 million children are impacted by disasters every year, while 230 million children live in conflict areas. In these settings, children’s access to education is severely compromised.