Iraqi orphans struggle for chance to learn

Many studying in charity-run institutions as government schools fail to meet their needs.

    Government facilities are falling far shot of the educational needs of orphans in Iraq.

    There are five million registered orphans in Iraq, according to the government, with many of them missing out on a good education.

    Al Jazeera's Imran Khan reports from Baghdad. 
     

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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