Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Tag: Worldwide

Worldwide, 463 mn children can’t access virtual schooling: UN

© Carlos MAMANI Alvaro Cabrera, 10, searches for a cellphone signal atop a hill near Manazo, Peru while trying to take part in a virtual class; the UN says Covid-19 and school closures have left millions of children worldwide unable to access distance education

August 27 (AFP) - Amid the Covid-19 pandemic and widespread school closures, at least one-third of students affected around the world lack access to virtual education, according to a UN study released Wednesday. In all, an estimated 463 million children lack the equipment or electronic access to pursue distance learning, said the report from UNICEF. "The sheer number of children ...

Read more

Recommended Articles

Advertorial

Welcome Back!

Login to your account below

Create New Account!

Fill the forms below to register

Retrieve your password

Please enter your username or email address to reset your password.