ADVERTISEMENTScattered“Displaced learners are scattered throughout municipalities in Lanao del Sur and Lanao del Norte,” he said in the report. A report from the Task Force Bangon Marawi showed that at least 14,000 public school children enrolled in Marawi City alone this year. In the UN report, Bidder said Lanao del Sur, even before the Marawi war, was already among the Philippines’ poorest provinces where 66 percent of families lived on less than $1 a day. Marawi is the capital of Lanao del Sur. As of Sept. 2, of the more than 350,000 civilians uprooted by the Marawi war, 69,452 remained displaced, according to government data.
Source: Philippine Daily Inquirer October 11, 2018 21:00 UTC