Burmese students Paula Bronstein/Getty Images

Closing the Education Gap

Education is the bedrock of human progress, and a recognized priority in every country. Yet in developing economies, chronic funding shortfalls are leading to devastating social consequences and contributing to political instability and security risks.

Kenya classroom LUIS TATO/AFP/Getty Images
A Syrian boy practices basic arithmetic operations with a teacher Mohamad Abazeed/Getty Images
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South Sudan school children AFP/Getty Images
Female students in Nigeria school AFP/Getty Images

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