#Education Access

  • Article: Less Than 5% of Girls in This Pakistani District Attend Middle School

    Less Than 5% of Girls in This Pakistani District Attend Middle School

    By Brandon Wiggins|Jan. 14, 2020

    Pakistan is rated as one of the worst countries in the world in terms of access to education. Read more

  • Article: We're a Mother-Son Team Fighting for the Rights of Deaf Children in Britain. This Is Our Story.

    We're a Mother-Son Team Fighting for the Rights of Deaf Children in Britain. This Is Our Story.

    Oct. 8, 2019

    Daniel, 13, wants the British education system to recognise his language, British Sign Language. Read more

  • Article: French Montana Says Investing in Education Is 'What Leaders Should Do'

    French Montana Says Investing in Education Is 'What Leaders Should Do'

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 27, 2019

    Global Citizen spoke with the musician about the power of education during the UN General Assembly. Read more

  • Article: Bonang Matheba Says No Girl Should Miss School Because of Her Period at Johannesburg Premiere of ‘ACTIVATE'

    Bonang Matheba Says No Girl Should Miss School Because of Her Period at Johannesburg Premiere of ‘ACTIVATE'

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Sept. 17, 2019

    You can tune in now to watch the new six-part documentary series, all about ending extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: #RaiseTheGrade: Ask the South African Government to Expand the Early Grade Reading Package
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    #RaiseTheGrade: Ask the South African Government to Expand the Early Grade Reading Package

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 23, 2019

    Nearly 80% of grade 4 students in South Africa can’t read for meaning. Read more

  • Article: Career Workshops for Young South Africans Are Fighting Youth Unemployment
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    Career Workshops for Young South Africans Are Fighting Youth Unemployment

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Tsogo Sun (Pty) Ltd|Feb. 5, 2019

    More than 11,000 learners have been empowered with essential skills. Read more

  • Article: Malawi Campaigners Seek to End Sex in Girls' Initiation Ceremony

    Malawi Campaigners Seek to End Sex in Girls' Initiation Ceremony

    From Voice of America|Jan. 9, 2019

    Child rights campaigners say the initiation ritual fuels Malawi's high rate of child marriage. Read more

  • Article: The Mayor of Durban Is Leading the Way on Education and Tackling Period Poverty

    The Mayor of Durban Is Leading the Way on Education and Tackling Period Poverty

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 19, 2018

    “In small spheres and own backyards, we can indeed make a difference.” Read more