Out-of-School Children: A Contemporary View from the Pacific Island Countries of the Commonwealth

A contemporary view of the nine Pacific Island Countries (PICs) are captured as distinct case studies in the publication. These states have made some progress in strengthening their education systems and enabling more children to enrol in school. Open schooling, broadly defined as utilising flexible approaches to learning based on…

Life in the time of Covid-19: Mapping the impact of Covid-19 on the lives of school going children especially girls in India

This study reveals that there has been a violation of the right to education and high potential of widening disparities in education. In particular, the gendered impact of the pandemic may reverse the gains made in gender parity in education and empowerment unless addressed comprehensively.