Universal secondary education is still a long way off, finds new UNESCO report

Preschooler Nuranisya Alihasdi, 6, refuses to join her classmates as her mother quietly watches her during the first day of school in Putrajaya outside Kuala Lumpur January 4, 2012.

Not even universal primary completion will be achieved by 2030 in low and lower middle income countries. Image: REUTERS/Bazuki Muhammad

Anna Childs
PhD Student, University of Nottingham
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 Not even universal primary completion will be achieved by 2030 in low and lower middle income countries, on past trends.
Image: UN GEM 2016
 There are vast differences in tertiary attainment between the poor and the rich
Image: UN GEM 2016
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