Learning and progress is the key point to change the present standing of society into a certain one.
Education is the only tool needed for the growthof the country.The process of teaching and learning knowledge and skills.
A well-informed person can use information wisely; knows how to use his information in a good manner.
Development refers to the term that a country is having good infrastructure, biodiversity and climate change.
Education is the basic right of every human being.Illiteracy gives rise to the poverty and drop of the nation. Reasons like poverty, cultural conflicts, limitson girls and boys upon getting education lower literacy rate.
The lesser and sub-standard education systems are giving knowledge, to the learner in a narrow way; learner is only able to think and work in a limited environment.
Non-governmental groups globally work together to increase the awareness through education and development so that undeveloped countries achieve an equal level. This in turn gives the undeveloped countries a stand in global conferences and in other strategies.
The NGOs that are associated with education and development programs are as follows
- The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
- World Bank
- World Economic Forum
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) a Paris based agency aims to provide quality education to the people. As per their desired and possible levels to use their knowledge and skills to develop in all aspects.
The mission of UNESCO is to transform several illiterate countries into literate ones by reorienting education; so that every individual is able to accept and resolve the challenges faced by the under developing countries. UNESCO has proposed different programs regarding Education and Development that can be found here.
The World Bank is the international financial institution that provides loans to the countries to offer their capital programs regarding infrastructure developments and education. World Bank has proposed the program named as “Education for Global Development”.
In 2011, The World Bank called a conference at the“
Educational World Forum” in London with the theme of “Education for Economic Success” in which education ministers and leaders were present from over 75 countries.
That conference was all about how to invest the funds wisely and smartly in education for a global development program. You can find every detail about this program here.
World Economic Forum
The World Economic Forum is a Swiss non-profit foundation, based in Cologne, Geneva. World Economic Forum is aims to provide education for everyone regardless of gender, inequality and poverty a basic need for the development of every nation.
This foundation is committed to improving the state of the undeveloped country globally by making education as the compulsory factor for every individual. It has a powerful agenda in expanding education worldwide. By following this link, you are able to view their agenda.
UKFIET is a United Kingdom-based forum, which provides and monitors general excellence of standard education at an equal level for every individual; to help the development of underdeveloped countries around the world.
They organize conferences through which they are able to keep a check on the teaching and learning methods and for that, they have their own curriculum, cognition and context. In April 2017, they called a meeting with Scottish resource and development that joins hand with the United Kingdom government to provide education and bring down the illiteracy rate. To read more about their goals, click here.
Therefore, a variety of non-governmental organizations and foundations are working together to bring down the illiteracy rate around the globe through education, which is the only way for the development of society and hence, for the country.
Some of the rules that must be followed by the governments to make sure that everyone are acquiring knowledge in their country that includes.
- The improved curriculum provided at all levels.
- Government schools should be provided with qualified teachers.
- All private school association must ensure that the monthly fee is affordable for everyone.
- Make sure that the partnering countries communication is strong between them.
- Ensuring that no girls are left behind in homes while expanding education in villages.
- Every child should be provided with quality education and health benefits.
The youth of every nation is the asset of the country and it plays a vital role in the development of a country.
If the youth of the country is educated then it is the biggest investment in strengthening and prosperity of the country.
Youth under the age of 25 years make up 63% of the total population of Pakistan.
The youth has the power to move the country into the next phase of political and economic independence; therefore, political leaders are now targeting the youth to follow their movements.
Literate Pakistan Foundation (LPF) is empowering the people of Pakistan, regardless of age and gender, through education.
Literate Pakistan Foundation is expanding its roots in education and development hence trying to decrease the illiteracy rate from Pakistan.
We have proposed an extraordinary curriculum named “Jugnoo, which is a series of books including English and Urdu that enables every individual to read and write in a very short span of time and this is being the greatest achievement so far. Students from several educational centres are running street schools that are free of cost and they are teaching our series of books. Some schools are also offering our curriculum and achieving good ranks in educational ratings.
For more details about our foundation visit to our website https://lpf.org.pk/