Why E School
Education is a basic human right, like a right to have food, clothes and a roof .. stated by UNO website. Article 26 of 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights states that “ Everyone has the right to education” About 72 million children of primary age are out of school which is almost about the population of turkey..
Reasons for this deplorable state:
Poverty:More than 3 billion people on less than 2.5$per day. More than 1.3 billion people live In extreme poverty (less than 1.25$ a day) 1 billion children worldwide are living in poverty. According to UNICEF, 22,000 children die each day due to poverty. 80% of the world population lives on less than $10 a day. The World Food Programme says, “The poor are hungry and their hunger traps them in poverty.” Hunger is the number one cause of death in the world, killing more than HIV/AIDS, malaria, and tuberculosis combined
Gender Discrimination54% of the non schooled population is of gilrs. In Africa 12 million girls at risk of never receiving education. In Yeman 80% of girls will never get education More alarming in Pakistan , Afghanistan and Somalia.
Physically Challenged People:1 billion people (15% of the world population) are facing some sort of physical disability.
3.4 million persons are physically challenged.
UnEducated Adults759 million adults are uneducated… almost equal to the population of the whole of Europe.(742 m). More than the double of the population of the USA (326m) The way children are getting Education needs to be redesigned because
The hegemony of schools is based on buildings and infrastructure.
44% children out of school.
21 % primary schools run by 1 teacher.
14% schools have only one room.
40% public primary schools without electricity
28% did not have toilets
25% without boundary
29% no access to drinking water.
43% have dangerous buildings.