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Africa: Pregnant Girls, Young Mothers Barred from School

African Governments Should Ensure Right to Education

Thursday 14 June 2018

(Nairobi, June 14, 2018) – Tens of thousands of pregnant girls and adolescent mothers are banned or discouraged from attending school across Africa, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today, ahead of the Day of the African Child on June 16, 2018.

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