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2020 GEM Report - Inclusion and education

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Graph of the week

Government education spending as a share of GDP has remained flat in the past 10 years

Current levels of government spending in low- and lower-middle-income countries fall short of the levels required to achieve the SDGs.

Statistics of the month

These statistics are taken from GEM Report materials.

 

40%

of the poorest countries

failed to support learners at risk during the COVID-19 crisis

¼ of countries

have laws requiring children with disabilities to be educated in separate settings

10%

OF COUNTRIES

have laws that help ensure full inclusion in education