out-of-school children

Total:5

  • Schools gradually reopen as coronavirus declines 2022-02-26 17:09

    More out-of-school children back in education

    TEHRAN – The number of children who have begun or continued their education in elementary schools nationwide has increased in the current school year (started September 23), an official with the Ministry of Education has said.

  • Reimagining a better future for every child 2020-11-20 19:15

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Reimagining a better future for every child

    TEHRAN – November 20th is an important date as it is the date in 1959 when the UN General Assembly adopted the Declaration of the Rights of the Child. It is also the date in 1989 when the UN General Assembly adopted the Convention on the Rights of the Child.

  • Education ministry, UNICEF ink MOU to enhance co-op 2020-10-30 16:51

    Education ministry, UNICEF ink MOU to enhance co-op

    TEHRAN – The Ministry of Education and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to expand cooperation for 2020-2021.

  • 140,000 children out of school in Iran 2019-07-30 18:51

    140,000 children out of school in Iran

    TEHRAN – Some 140,000 children are missing out on education across the country, Abdolreza Fooladvand, head of Tehran’s Department of Education has said.

  • 24% of out-of-school children residing in deprived areas 2019-07-17 20:38

    24% of out-of-school children residing in deprived areas

    TEHRAN – Some 24 percent out-of-school children are from financially struggling families residing in deprived areas, Seyyed Javad Hosseini, caretaker for Ministry of Education has stated.