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Indicator Discrimination Participation Accountability Source

A3.5.1.

Are girls commonly expelled from schools because of pregnancy? Are there special programmes to help girls to continue their education after pregnancy?

by secondary/ tertiary level

by region

by rural/urban

by minority

 

Can girls expelled because of pregnancy complain before an independent body?

Article 28 (2), CRC; Article 10 (a), CEDAW; Article 11 (6), African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child.

Linked to: Monitoring (Governance Framework), Gender obstacles (Accessibility).

A3.5.2. Is corporal punishment common practice? Are other similar kinds of punishment taking place: bullying, public humiliation, other? Are teachers trained to respect children’s dignity?

by secondary/ tertiary level

by region

by rural/urban

by minority

  Is corporal punishment punished by law? Are children given the opportunity to be heard when they are sanctioned? Can they appeal against disciplinary sanctions or expulsion before an independent body?

Article 28 (2), CRC; Article 7, ICCPR; Article 11 (5), African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child.

Linked to: Monitoring (Governance Framework), Qualification of teachers (Acceptability).