For a mother, Sabium, and her daughter, Khusabu, a second chance at education means a brighter future for the whole family.
Through the McGovern-Dole Food for Education project, World Education is improving literacy in Cambodia by expanding access to primary education, promoting early childhood development, and providing training and support to educators.
Nepal’s brick industry employs an estimated 29,000 children working in hazardous conditions where dust and smoke permanently damage lungs and carrying excessive loads of bricks in searing heat damages their bodies for life. World Education Nepal’s Building Better Futures project educates brick workers, expands livelihood options, and provides access to financial services to break the cycle of exploitative labor.
World Education empowers people through literacy and livelihoods trainings; uses technology to improve the quality of education at every level through curricula development, teacher support, and local partnerships; and develops interventions to help vulnerable youth as well as adults continue their educations and live healthier lives.