Everyone knows that education is important, but its role in giving kids a ticket out of poverty is huge! Learn more about just how essential education is and see why it’s one of the key areas of focus in our poverty-fighting approach.
For $39 billion over 15 years, every child in poverty could receive a basic education.
Starting early matters! Kids who participate in early childhood development (like preschool) achieve higher education and make more money as adults.
If all students in low-income countries gained basic reading skills, 171 million people could be lifted out of poverty.