Educational institutions in Peja have rejected allegations of discriminating against pupils from the Roma, Ashkali and Egyptian communities in a festival program.
Students in Kosovo's 29 municipalities protested on Tuesday as a revolt against the problems they are facing in schools and the poor quality of education.
The education of children from the first to the twelfth grade is mandatory for all citizens of Kosovo, but over the years students from the Roma, Ashkali and Egyptian communities have been part of the discussions about dropping out of school.
The lack of children’s learning centres and kindergartens prevents many women from joining the labour market, a roundtable has heard.
Children of the Roma, Ashkali and Egyptian communities in Kosovo may be left without Learning Centres if they’re not transformed into educational institutions.