jueves, 15 de enero de 2015

When a girl goes to school...

Yesterday in class we mention the benefits, in real life, of giving education to girls. When a girl receives education, she has a real opportunity to break the cycle of poverty in just one generation. 

It is not onlye a question of rights and ethics, but also a benefit for the society and for the country's economy. For example, each 1% increase in the level of women's education generates 0.3% in additional economic growth. 

You can read more direct benefits of investing in education by clicking on the infography.

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