“We were the ones hoping to shape the future, but they took that future away from us,” a teen girl writes, describing the “terror” of attending a high school in northern Afghanistan under Taliban control.
An Afghan college student had only heard stories about what life was like under the Taliban. Then months before graduation, "everything fell apart."
A school teacher in central Afghanistan laments the loss of educational opportunities for girls and women since the Taliban took control.
Kehinde and Taiwo are among 10.5 million children in Nigeria who are not in primary school — no country in the world has more children out of school.