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The 20 Most Dangerous Journeys To School In The World. #5 Is Utterly Shocking.

One of the most important things that will help humanity progress is the education of children. Unfortunately, even now in the 21st century many children can hardly go to school and get an education.

Below you will see for yourself a collection of shocking images showing the dangerous journeys children from different parts of the world have to go through daily in order to reach their school.

5-Hour Journey Into The Mountains On A 1ft Wide Path To Probably The Most Remote School In The World, Gulu, China

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Image credits: Sipa Press

Schoolchildren Climbing On Unsecured Wooden Ladders, Zhang Jiawan Village, Southern China

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Image credits: Imaginachina/Rex Features

Kids Traveling To A Boarding School Through The Himalayas, Zanskar, Indian Himalayas

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Image credits: Timothy Allen

Pupils Crossing A Damaged Suspension Bridge, Lebak, Indonesia

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After the story spread, Indonesia’s largest steel producer, PT Krakatau Steel, built a new bridge, so that the children could cross the river safely. (Image credits: Reuters)

Kids Flying 800m On A Steel Cable 400m Above The Rio Negro River, Colombia

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Image credits: Christoph Otto

Pupils Traveling By Boat in Kerala, India

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Image credits: Santosh Sugumar

School Girls Walking Across A Plank On The Wall Of The 16th Century Galle Fort In Sri Lanka

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Image credits: Reuters/Vivek Prakash

Children Traveling On The Roof Of A Wooden Boat In Pangururan, Indonesia

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Image credits: Muhammad Buchari

Crossing a Broken Bridge In The Snow To Get To School In Dujiangyan, Sichuan Province, China

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Image credits: Imaginechina / Rex Features

Riding a Tuktuk (Auto Rickshaw) To School In Beldanga, India

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Image credits: Dilwar Mandal

A Girl Riding A Bull To School, Myanmar

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Image credits: Andrey

Kids Traveling Through The Forest Across A Tree Root Bridge, India

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Source: The Atlantic

Pupils Canoeing To School, Riau, Indonesia

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Image credits: Nico Fredia

Schoolchildren Riding A Horse Cart Back From School In Delhi, India

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Image credits: Reuters

Students Crossing Ciherang River On A Makeshift Bamboo Raft, Cilangkap Village, Indonesia

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Image credits: Reuters/Beawiharta Beawiharta

125-Mile Journey To A Boarding School Through The Mountains, Pili, China

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Image credits: unknown

Pupils Walking On A Tightrope 30 Feet Above A River, Padang, Sumatra, Indonesia

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Image credits: Panjalu Images / Barcroft Media

Elementary School Students Crossing A River On Inflated Tire Tubes, Rizal Province, Philippines

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Image credits: Dennis M. Sabangan / EPA

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Image credits: Bullit Marquez /AP

 

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