Lessons in Terror
Attacks on Education in Afghanistan

Related Material

Download Summary and
Key Recommendations
as a pdf file
(230 Kb, 10 pages)

Download PDF file
of this report without appendix
(1.28 Mb, 126 pages)
Download Appendix Chart
as a separate PDF file
(97 kb, 16 pages)

Download full PDF file of this report
(1.32 Mb, 144 pages)
Download full PDF of report with cover
(1.6 Mb, 146 pages)

Download Executive Summary brochure
pdf file - 10 pages, 368 Kb
Download Executive Summary brochure with cover pdf file - 12 pages, 3.15 Mb

Campaign Page

Audio Commentary

Afghanistan: Bombs and Threats Shut Down Schools
Press Release - July 10, 2006

Purchase a printed version of this report

More on Human Rights Watch's work on Afghanistan

More on Human Rights Watch's work on Children's Rights


I. Summary

II. Background: Afghanistan Since the Fall of the Taliban

III. Attacks on Schools, Teachers, and Students

IV. The Indirect Impact of Insecurity on Education

V. The Inadequate Response of the Afghan Government and its International Supporters to Attacks on Education

VI. Legal Standards

VII. Recommendations


Chart: Attacks on Teachers, Students, and Schools in Afghanistan
Download chart as a pdf file (16 pages, 97 kb)

July 2006   Volume 18, Number 6(C)