In Pakistan 25 million children are out of school and illiterate
Pakistan is bracketed in the world’s poorest regions when it comes to education. Pakistan’s ranking in public spending on education is the lowest in the region. The total enrollment in the primary schools is nearly 25 million. The net enrollment ratio of the children aging between 5-9 years is ONLY 57 %. At least on paper… This still means that a staggering 43 % never enroll.
Extremely High Illiteracy remains prevalent among Females, in the rural areas, and among the members of poor households.
According to all Pakistan Labor Force Survey 2007 and 2008 there are over 21 million children of the school going age, 73% boys & 27 % girls who do not go to school and remain in labor.
60 million adults are illiterate in Pakistan
SLP is a Vision 21 initiative
Vision 21 is a Pakistan based non-profit, non- party Socio-Political organization. It is a registered body.
We work through research and advocacy for developing and improving Human Capital, by focusing on Poverty and Misery Alleviation, Rights Awareness, Human Dignity, Women empowerment and Justice as a right and obligation and promoting the right to education
The concept, methodology and syllabus of SLP were all developed in house. Copy rights under process.