More than 1 Million Pakistani Children to Drop-out of Schools After the COVID Emergency Unless More Public Investment is Made in Education

“Pakistan no longer has the luxury to focus on bringing the colossal pre-pandemic figure of 22.8 million out-of-school children into schools but must now actively strategize to prevent a roll-back on important gains made vis-à-vis education, especially girls’ access to education in the last decade. Inaction can result in millions of more Pakistani children dropping-out of schools.” These views were expressed by Areebah Shahid, Executive Director Pakistan Youth Change Advocates (PYCA) at the launch of the #InvestInEducationStrengthenPakistan campaign. Education activists, influencers and media personalities from around the country gathered for... Read More.
More than 1 Million Pakistani Children to Drop-out of Schools After the COVID Emergency Unless More Public Investment is Made in Education