Story Source: Save the Children ~ Go to Original Article
- Surveys from toughest places on earth reveal top priorities for children in crisis
- School ranks far higher than immediate needs like food, water and shelter
- But education allocated just 2% of funding in humanitarian emergencies
- 262 million children – one in five globally – denied an education
Children overwhelmingly identify education as their top priority at times of crisis, a new report by Save the Children shows today.
Education Against the Odds provides the largest analysis of what children – rather than aid planners – say they need during humanitarian emergencies…………….