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Helping Bangladesh dropouts go back to school

A network of schools in villages across Bangladesh tries to fight the country's dropout problem.

Last updated: 12 Jan 2014 15:50
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In Bangladesh more children are going to school than ever before.
 
But many of them drop out before completing their studies.
 
For 30 years, a non-profit school has been working to bring these dropouts back to the classroom, and keep them there.
 
Al Jazeera's Maher Sattar reports from Shuroj.

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