Education, Skills and Learning

There is a global learning crisis. Our young people deserve better skills

A schoolboy yawns as he and other students take an oath inside a school in Ahmedabad, India Image: REUTERS/Amit Dave

Silvia Montoya

Director, UNESCO Institute for Statistics

Dankert Vedeler

Assistant Director General, Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research


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Distribution of lower secondary students by school exposure (in millions) Image: UNESCO Institute for Statistics

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