Why COVID-19 is an opportunity to close the connectivity gap for refugees

According to the UNHCR report, Stepping Up: Refugee Education in Crisis, refugees are disproportionately less likely to be enrolled in formal education compared to their non-refugee peers. Whereas global enrollment rates for primary, secondary, and higher education stood at 91%, 84% and 31% respectively in 2017, corresponding statistics for refugees stood at 63%, 24% and 3%.