Theirworld’s #WriteTheWrong campaign is calling for increased funding to deliver education for millions of children caught up in conflicts.
Education has been under attack in Afghanistan for years. Despite claims of progress in the ongoing peace talks, children continue to bear the brunt of violence and intimidation.
Last month was brutal, even by the standards of this long-running conflict. Many schoolchildren were among the 14 killed and 200 injured by a Taliban car bomb in Ghazni city. That attack came just days after at least 50 students were wounded by flying glass from an explosion near a primary school in Kabul.
Teenager Madina still has nightmares about that day. Two huge blasts tore through her school in the capital, leaving her with lacerations to her