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Latest items for AFE-LAW-1

April 19, 2019, 3:46 p.m.
Countries: Madagascar
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Madagascar is free and compulsory (109).
April 19, 2019, 3:46 p.m.
Countries: Macedonia
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Macedonia is free and compulsory (108).
April 19, 2019, 3:45 p.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Luxembourg is free and compulsory (108).
April 19, 2019, 3:45 p.m.
Countries: Lithuania
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Lithuania is free and compulsory (107).
April 19, 2019, 9:51 a.m.
Countries: Bosnia-Herzegovina
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

"The Framework Law on Primary and Secondary Education and the Framework Law on Higher Education provide for the education and possibility of making a free choice, regardless of the gender. Education reform strategies, laws and various policy documents promote the principles of equal access, availability, acceptance, effectiveness and official recognition, non-discrimination and lack of segregation in education" (26). "The Rulebook on the upbringing and education of national minorities children in RS, stipulates that Roma children can be enrolled in the first grade of elementary school, even if they do not have full set of documents, and Roma children are provided the free textbooks for all classes. Children who live at...more
April 19, 2019, 8:07 a.m.
Countries: Togo
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Togo is free and compulsory (144).
April 19, 2019, 7:24 a.m.
Countries: Tunisia
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Tunisia is free and compulsory (145).
April 18, 2019, 5:29 p.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: ERBG-LAW-1, LO-LAW-1, AFE-LAW-1

"The law provides for protection of women’s rights to equal access to education, employment, and property" (12).
April 18, 2019, 5:12 p.m.
Countries: Libya
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Libya is free and compulsory (107).
April 18, 2019, 5:11 p.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Liberia is free and compulsory (106).
April 18, 2019, 5:11 p.m.
Countries: Lesotho
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Lesotho is free and compulsory (106).
April 18, 2019, 5:10 p.m.
Countries: Lebanon
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Lebanon is free and compulsory (105).
April 18, 2019, 5:10 p.m.
Countries: Latvia
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Latvia is free and compulsory (105).
April 18, 2019, 5:10 p.m.
Countries: Laos
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Laos is free and compulsory (104).
April 18, 2019, 5:09 p.m.
Countries: Kyrgyzstan
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Kyrgyzstan is free and compulsory (104).
April 18, 2019, 5:09 p.m.
Countries: Kuwait
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Kuwait is free and compulsory (103).
April 18, 2019, 5:09 p.m.
Countries: Kosovo
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Kosovo is free and compulsory (103).
April 18, 2019, 5:08 p.m.
Countries: Kenya
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Kenya is free and compulsory (101).
April 18, 2019, 5:07 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Kazakhstan is free and compulsory (101).
April 18, 2019, 8:19 a.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Trinidad and Tobago is free and compulsory (145).
April 17, 2019, 12:16 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Uganda is free and compulsory (146).
April 17, 2019, 12:15 p.m.
Countries: Turkey
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Turkey is free and compulsory (146).
April 17, 2019, 9:19 a.m.
Countries: El Salvador
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

"Education is free, universal, compulsory through the ninth grade, and nominally free through high school" (p. 24).
April 17, 2019, 6:10 a.m.
Countries: United Arab Emirates
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in UAE is free and compulsory (147).
April 17, 2019, 5:47 a.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Ukraine is free and compulsory (147).
April 12, 2019, 8:08 a.m.
Countries: United States
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in the Untied States is free and compulsory (148).
April 11, 2019, 9:57 a.m.
Countries: United Kingdom
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in the United Kingdom is free and compulsory (148).
April 10, 2019, 8:03 p.m.
Countries: Israel
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

"Primary and secondary education is free and universal through age 17 and compulsory through grade 12" (39).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Uzbekistan is free and compulsory (149).
April 10, 2019, 2:57 p.m.
Countries: Uruguay
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Uruguay is free and compulsory (149).