IDB-UNESCO: Gaps in education systems will be exacerbated if education is not prioritized within pandemic response plans. | SMN NEWS

 • A report issued by the InterAmerican Development Bank (IDB) and the Regional Bureau for Education in Latin America and the Caribbean (OREALC/UNESCO Santiago) warns of the unequal access to human and economic resources, infrastructure, and educational equipment in the region, which have been aggravated by the pandemic.
• These structural conditions affect the implementation of the recommendations issued by international organizations on the appropriate processes for school reopenings and impact upon the right to education of millions of students in the region.

“The region has an urgent need to plan and define priority actions to guarantee the safety of ...

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