20 Most Extreme and Deadly Journeys to Reach School

#1 5-Hour Journey into the Mountains

5-hour journey into the mountains on a 1ft wide path to probably the most remote school in the world, Gulu, China.

According to UNESCO, progress in connecting children to schools has slowed down over the past five years. Areas that lack suitable school routes can often flood, making it even harder for kids to commute. Dangerous paths are one of the main reasons why many children decide to quit school.

 5-Hour Journey into the Mountains
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