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Mind The Learning Gap

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Despite frequent calls for action to provide universal primary education and eliminate gender disparities, few developing countries have made much progress toward these goals. For example, although South Asia made substantial progress toward achieving gender parity during the era of the Millennium Development Goals (2000-2015), the region still has the second-highest number of out-of-school children in the world, and lags behind international standards on several key indicators.

Girls account for the majority of the region’s 10 million children who are not receiving formal education, owing to a lack of schools, poverty, the threat of violence, and social customs………………..