How increasing violence affects education in the Philippines

Johainah Nasrodeng, 5, writes in her notebook at a makeshift classroom at the Pantar Central Elementary School in Pantar, Lanao del Norte on the southern island of Mindanao, Philippines.  The schoolchildren, some 238 of them with their parents fled by foot for eight hours from Marawi City to Pantar municipality to escape heavy fighting between the government troops and militants.

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