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uganda launches new education response plan for africa’s biggest refugee crisis - uganda

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uganda launches new education response plan for africa’s biggest refugee crisis - uganda

the government of uganda, partners in development, un agencies and ngos, today launch a new plan that if funded will provide quality education for hundreds of thousands of refugee and host community children in uganda.the education response plan (erp) is the first of its kind worldwide and represents a huge policy step forward for refugee education globally. it sets out exactly how to address a crisis where more than half a million children are out of school. 57% of refugee children in uganda (at least 353,000) and 34% of local children in refugee-hosting districts (around 171,000) do not have access to education[i].uganda hosts the largest number of refugees in africa, and is one of the top refugee-hosting countries worldwide. the plan, whi...