A girl from Malawi in a school uniform with a notebook on her lap listening to the class, with lots of classmates behind her

A World with Education for All

No child should be denied an education. Every child deserves to learn.

Breaking down barriers to learning

All children deserve a good education. But 1 in 3 children globally don’t even receive a quality primary education, and the consequences are far reaching. Children who aren’t in school are at greater risk of exploitation, child marriage, and lower earning potential. For those who are in school, issues like poorly trained teachers, large class sizes and lack of learning materials mean that too many children still cannot read or write.

We address barriers to education and work with communities and local governments to improve access and quality of the education children receive. We also make sure girls and children with disabilities are included. We focus on early years, primary and secondary education as well as helping families to support children’s learning.

Education allows children to realise their full abilities, reach their highest... attainment and grow up with dignity, confidence and self-esteem.

Access to quality education

For over 70 years, we've focused on giving girls and boys quality education so they can learn, grow and thrive. 

Sponsor a child today, improve their life forever

With access to a quality education, children become lifelong learners, transform their communities, protect themselves from violence, and experience life in all its fullness. 

Together, with your help, we can:

We support children to get a good education, even in the midst of the most challenging circumstances like COVID-19. Thanks to parents, volunteers and staff, children in Malawi are still getting an education despite coronavirus.