Enrolment in primary education in
developing countries has reached
91 percent but ...

children remain out of school

of out-of-school children of
primary school age live in conflict-affected areas

103 million youth worldwide lack basic
literacy skills, and more than ...

are women


By 2030, ensure that all girls and boys complete free, equitable and quality primary and secondary education leading to relevant and Goal-4 effective learning outcomes

By 2030, ensure that all girls and boys have access to quality early childhood development, care and preprimary education so that they are ready for primary education

By 2030, substantially increase the supply of qualified teachers, including through international cooperation for teacher training in developing countries

Build and upgrade education facilities that are child, disability and gender sensitive and provide safe, nonviolent, inclusive and effective learning environments for all

Substantially increase the number of youth and adults who have relevant skills, including technical and vocational skills, for employment, decent jobs and entrepreneurship

These are just a handful of some of the bold goals related to equal education that the United Nations has proposed and hope to achieve over the next 15 years.

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