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290 million Students missing school because of the coronavirus, UNESCO says


290 million Students missing school because of the coronavirus, UNESCO says
 

School closures in 13 countries to contain the spread of COVID-19 are disrupting the education of 290.5 million students globally, a figure without precedent.

UNESCO is providing immediate support to countries, including solutions for inclusive distance learning.

UNESCO will hold an emergency meeting on March 10 over coronavirus-related school closures. The agency said it is supporting the implementation of large-scale distance-learning programs and platforms to reach students remotely.



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