The Taliban’s War on Education

The obstacles for children to attend school in Pakistan are many: weak infrastrucure, poverty, and conflict all contribute to a situation in which at least 8 million of the country’s 20 million school-age children do not attend primary school. One of the more recent developments worsening this situation is the Pakistani Taliban’s war on education. […]

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