Tens of thousands of pregnant girls and teenage mothers across Africa are often denied, banned and discouraged from going to school once their pregnancy is discovered.
Human Rights Watch is calling on governments across the continent to "urgently" impose policies that allow these students to stay in school while they are pregnant and to return after giving birth.
Al Jazeera's Mohammed Jamjoom reports from Nairobi.
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I support this in all but name only. The second you say girl, you exclude boys. I like inclusivity, it should be labeled "leave no child behind" and still focus on helping the girls get back into school.
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