The world has made tremendous progress over the past decades. But there are still 31 million girls who are out of school today – and 17 million who will never step foot in a classroom in their lives. We can do better than this. Join us on #dayofthegirl, 11 October 9am EST, to discuss new, creative solutions to this challenge: http://uni.cf/GIRLRSVP
Girls’ education is the single most powerful investment for development. It fights poverty, inequality, and discrimination. And, the children born to educated women are healthier and survive at better rates. The more girls we can get in school, the better the results! We’re talking about new ways to do this on #dayofthegirl, 11 October at 9am EST. Join us! http://uni.cf/GIRLRSVP
Every girl has the right to an education. But more than 31 million girls around the world are out of school and missing out. The world needs new, creative solutions to this old problem. On #dayofthegirl, we'll be talking about just that. Join us! http://uni.cf/girl2013TC
When girls get the education they deserve, they can contribute to the wellbeing of their communities in amazing ways. Learn about all the benefits of educating girls here: http://uni.cf/girl2013stories
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Its not enough to teach children how to read, write and count. Education has to cultivate mutual respect for others and the world in which we live and help people forge more just, inclusive and peaceful socieities. - UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon
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.
Equity in education provides every child an opportunity to reach their full potential. With the Ministry of Education and Federal Special Task Force (Sabah/Labuan), UNICEF Malaysia launches a learning centre in Sandakan Sabah for undocumented children.