Map Of The Day

Andrew Sullivan —  Mar 5 2013 @ 7:08pm

A recent UNICEF report (pdf) finds that Syrian schools are in dismal shape:

Syria Schools

Some key details from the report:

[A]ttendance rates have plummeted — down to 6% in some areas. UNICEF blames insecurity, lack of teachers and resources, and damaged buildings, along with the pressure to drop out and earn an income or get married early.