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Today, September 1st, will be an exciting first day of school for most Serbian children. But for many children with disabilities, it will be just one more day without a chance to learn, make friends, and interact with peers and teachers.
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A living room in Veternik Institution where children and adults with disabilities spend most of their days. There are no toys, education materials, or carpets on the floor. The only available source of stimulation is a TV attached to the wall.
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Israel is allegedly pressuring United Nations officials in Jerusalem to keep the Israel Defense Forces off the UN secretary-general’s “list of shame” of armed groups that commit grave violations of children’s rights during armed conflict, the Guardian…
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(Jerusalem) - Israeli authorities should immediately lift restrictions that have left students in Gaza's public schools without textbooks and the most basic school supplies, such as notebooks and pens, Human Rights Watch said today. Israel severely limits…
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(New York) - Children around the world face systematic barriers to schooling that are undermining global progress towards universal primary education, Human Rights Watch said today in a report released ahead of the U.N. World Summit. Human Rights Watch…
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Israel systematically discriminates against Palestinian Arab citizens in its public school system, Human Rights Watch said in a new report released today. The 187-page report, Second Class: Discrimination Against Palestinian Arab Children in Israel's…
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Palestinian Arab citizens of Israel make up nearly one-quarter of Israel's schoolchildren. Yet, in virtually every respect, Palestinian Arab children get an education inferior to that of Jewish children. Educated in schools run by the Israeli government…
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I.  SUMMARY           Nearly one in four of Israel's 1.6 million
 schoolchildren are educated in a public school system wholly separate from the
 majority.  The children in this parallel school system are Israeli citizens of
 Palestinian…