Tuesday, March 09, 2010

MDG #2 - Universal Primary Education

The above video highlights Millennium Development Goal #2 - Achieve Universal Primary Education.

With a proper education, an individual can acheive skills and the confidence needed to promote and sustain themselves and their families. But in the poor countries of the world one child out of three does not finish primary school because they either have to work to support their families or there isn't a school available for them to attend.

World leaders from around the globe have come together in an effort to make primary education available to everyone, regardless of gender, class, or economic standing.

To learn more watch the following video posted on YouTube.

- Tiffanie Depew

SOURCE: YouTube & End Poverty 2015