Sierra Leone: TECWFS Orders Government to Lift Banning Pregnant Girls Going to School

  • The Economist Community of West African States (ECOWAS) orders the Sierra Leone government to lift ban on pregnant women from going to school. It has also ordered to put an end to part-time schools for pregnant schoolgirls as it is "discriminatory". The policy was adopted by Sierra Leone government in 2015.

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