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Riding to school: How bicycles are changing education for girls in rural Africa

COVID-19 has kept more than 168 million children around the world out of school for more than one year, but as schools reopen it is important not to forget another stubborn and powerful barrier keeping children out of the classroom—distance. In country after country, from India to Mali, evidence shows that the farther children are from school, the less likely they are to attend. And this is especially true for girls. Read More