Education for All
A child who can read and write is one who can be taught. Children who can be taught can be empowered to claim their rights, change their lives, improve their…
Whether classes are held in buildings, in tents or sometimes even under trees, children should be learning, developing their potential and enriching their lives. The child-friendly schools framework promotes child-seeking, child-centred, gender-sensitive, inclusive, community-involved, protective and healthy approaches to schooling and out-of-school education worldwide.
Children are born into the world eager to learn. All too often, though, they do not have access to education as schools are too far away that they are unable to attend. In Malaysia, 91% of poor households live less than 5KM from the nearest Government primary school. But the situation differs between states.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. - Nelson Mandela Education is a great driver of social, economic and political progress. As people learn to read, count and reason critically, their prospects for health and prosperity also expand.