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EPDC Data Points: Education and Conflict

Welcome to the EPDC Data Points blog! Here you will find posts featuring bits of ongoing research, analysis, and data visualizations from the EPDC team, as well as ways to best utilize the resources and website features we offer. Read on to engage with a wider community of education and international development research professionals.

Armed conflict and education inequality: What do we know?

July 5, 2016 by charles.gale

EPDC's new research for UNICEF's Learning for Peace programme provides evidence for the impact of conflict on education inequalities.

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Education and Conflict: Data for Monitoring and Reporting

May 27, 2016 by charles.gale

Recent advancements in data quality and relevance greatly improve the ability to monitor episodes of violence involving schools, teachers and students.

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Conflict and student learning in East Africa

February 15, 2015 by charles.gale

The connection between violent conflict and educational access was the subject of a previous post.  In this post we look at the relationship between conflict and learning levels. As children and youth have gained access to

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EPDC Spotlight on Afghanistan

January 12, 2015 by mawang

Afghanistan is a landlocked country located in Central/South Asia which was classified as a low-income country by the World Bank in 2014. While having diversity of languages and ethnic groups, Islam is the dominant religion in

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Schooling and conflict in Nigeria: Leveraging subnational data

January 4, 2015 by charles.gale

By Charles Gale, Research Associate, Education Policy and Data Center Overview

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EPDC Spotlight on Ethiopia

September 2, 2014 by charles.gale

EPDC Spotlight on Ethiopia Each week, the EPDC Data Points blog will highlight a different country and the resources we offer, such as data, country profiles, research or other tools that users have available to them through the

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Violence Threatens Educational Gains in Central America

August 14, 2014 by Elizabeth Buckner

Gang violence is threatening children's safety and well being throughout Central America. It is also threatening the impressive educational gains many nations have made over the past two decades.

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EPDC Spotlight on Mali

July 30, 2014 by EPDC

EPDC Spotlight on Mali Each week, the EPDC Data Points blog will highlight a different country and the resources we offer, such as data, country profiles, research or other tools that users have available to them through the

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Education and Conflict in Iraq

July 3, 2014 by Elizabeth Buckner

Education and Conflict in Iraq Elizabeth Buckner, Research Associate, EPDC

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Schooling in northern Nigeria: Challenges for girls' education

May 21, 2014 by rachel.hatch

Schooling in northern Nigeria: Challenges for girls' educationBy Rachel Hatch, Research Associate, Education Policy and Data Center

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