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101 states have now endorsed the Safe Schools Declaration

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During 2019, 18 new states joined the Safe Schools Declaration, bringing the total number of endorsing states to 101. The states that endorsed in 2019 were: Benin, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Equatorial Guinea, Guatemala, Fiji, Haiti, Marshall Islands, Moldova, Morocco, Nicaragua, Palau, Seychelles, Samoa, The Gambia, Ukraine, Vanuatu and Vietnam.

More than half of United Nations members have now joined the Safe Schools Declaration, representing remarkable progress in building global consensus on the need to protect education in armed conflict since the Declaration was opened for endorsement in Oslo in May 2015.