Canadian International Development Agency, 1999. 2 p.
Canadian International Development Agency
This document provides an over view of international attention attaining Education for All. Education is the key to decrease in poverty and increase in health. With a focus on the girl child, there are long term implications as their increased health directory impacts on their children's increased health. These result in a depressed demand for education. Girls are a particular risk due to gender bias in the home and in the school that favours boys. Case Studies: Bangladesh: Groundbreaking work in rural education, development of relevant curricula, flexible hours and cost effectiveness. Courses equip children (3/4 of which are girls) to begin or return to primary schools at grades 5 or 6.
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