Sri Lanka

Total population (in thousands) 20,715 (2015)
Population aged 14 years and younger (in thousands) 5,091 (2015)
Out-of-school children 16,067 (2015)
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How Two Girls from Sri Lanka’s Plantation Slums Went From Dropping Out of School to Passing on Their Love of Learning

As you drive past the lush green plantations of Hatton, known for its Ceylon tea, you can’t help but roll ...
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India accounts for 5.8 mn out of 17 mn child labour in South Asia

NEW DELHI - In a wake-up call, a new International Labour Organisation report Tuesday highlighted that 5.8 million of almost ...
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Inequality keeps too many children out of school in South Asia

A new study has revealed that 27 million children aged 5-13 are out of school in four countries -Bangladesh, India, ...
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Inequality keeps too many children out of school in South Asia

A new study has revealed that 27 million children aged 5-13 are out of school in four countries -Bangladesh, India, ...
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How Two Girls from Sri Lanka’s Plantation Slums Went From Dropping Out of School to Passing on Their Love of Learning

As you drive past the lush green plantations of Hatton, known for its Ceylon tea, you can’t help but roll ...
Read More

India accounts for 5.8 mn out of 17 mn child labour in South Asia

NEW DELHI - In a wake-up call, a new International Labour Organisation report Tuesday highlighted that 5.8 million of almost ...
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Breaking Cycles of Gender-based Violence in Schools Starts at Home

In Sri Lanka, a CARE and Partners for Prevention study found that men who experienced abuse as children – whether ...
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