UN rights expert urges Liberia not to hand public education over to a private company

By Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)

It is completely unacceptable for Liberia to outsource its primary education system to a private company, said the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the right to education, Kishore Singh. “This is unprecedented at the scale currently being proposed and violates Liberia's legal and moral obligations,” he stressed.