This indicator measures the number of reported attacks on schools by armed forces or armed groups (from government or opposition groups) in the last five years


For an example of a report monitoring this issue, see here and here

Available data: 

The United Nations reports on attacks against schools as one of six grave violations against children in armed conflict. See, here (> Countries)

Human Rights Standards: 

Article 8 (2) (b) (ix), Rome Statute; Articles 48, 51 & 52, Protocol 1 of the Geneva Convention

Types of Indicator: