MIL OSI Translation. Region: Spanish / Latin America / UN –
Source: United Nations – in Spanish 3
Headline: 97% of Latin American students still have not returned to classrooms due to coronavirus
According to UNICEF, the majority of students in Latin America are at risk of missing the school year due to the pandemic. The UN agency also highlights that COVID-19 has further widened the educational gaps between rich and poor families in the region, where millions of children do not have access to distance education because they do not have internet.
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