The Right to Education in Iraq Part Two | HRO Report
24 January 2021
On the occasion of International Education Day, the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq’s (UNAMI) Human Rights Office jointly with the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) published the second report in a series on The Right to Education in Iraq: Obstacles to Girls’ Education after ISIL. “Measures to ensure equality of access to education engender broader human rights dividends for society as a whole, including long-term peace and stability”, said Danielle Bell, Chief UNAMI Human Rights Office and OHCHR Representative in Iraq. “The report provides practical recommendations to address specific institutional and societal barriers girls face to access education and aims to promote inclusive and equitable education for all children in Iraq”.