In Bangladesh, BRAC’s 22,000+ schools and 4.95 million+ alumni are a major reason why there is no more gender gap in primary education. Now BRAC is adapting its proven model to countries like South Sudan, where the primary school completion rate for girls is less than one percent.
Learn more and help make education accessible for all children in some of the least accessible places today.
Top: A student at grade three in a BRAC primary school in Kumkumari village of Ashulia Union in Savar Thana, Bangladesh. (Credit: BRAC/Shehzad Noorani)
Bottom: Using a chalk, a girl child draws a house on a slate, in a BRAC primary school in Munuki neighbourhood of Juba, the capital of South Sudan. Many children who now attend a BRAC school in South Sudan never had any opportunity to attend a school due to decades of wars, conflicts and insecurity. (Credit: BRAC/Shehzad Noorani)