The report finds that about 1 in 10 people worldwide are suffering from hunger and nearly 1 in 3 people lack regular access to adequate food.
In many remote areas, students have few options other than single-teacher schools in their villages. These are the very schools the government has targeted.
COVID-19 worsens global learning crisis, risking $21 trillion in lifetime earnings
Rakhi Sahu, a kindergarten teacher in Bhopal, is pleased that children are happy to be back in school.
Sexual and reproductive ill-health accounts for one-third of the global burden of disease among women of reproductive age. We need to act fast.
In their book 'Covid 19 pandemic, Public Policy, and Institutions in India', Saswati Paik and Roshan M Samueltalk about the psycho-social effect of the pandemic on children.
Desperate to escape the rural area where she was engaged in the informal economy in Kayonza, a district in Eastern Rwanda, Sharon* made a long and arduous journey to Kenya in the hope of a well-paid job.
Temperatures in parts of India and Pakistan have reached record levels, putting the lives of millions at risk as the effects of the climate crisis are felt across the subcontinent.
Number of children dropping out of school poised to increase, emerging evidence shows
The study revealed that the sustained school closure only widened the existing social and economic gaps.