40 mln children miss out on basic education due to coronavirus

 
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UN: July 22, 2020 (TNS): United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) says Forty million children missed out on basic education due to coronavirus across the world.

In a statement, UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore said child care and early childhood education build a foundation upon which every aspect of children’s development relies. However, the pandemic is putting that foundation under serious threat.