Nobel peace prize laureate Malala Yousafzai has urged countries to commit more funds to improve girls education in developing states.
Malala yousafzai virtually addressed a global education summit which was attended by world leaders on the heads of NGOS and international organizations. She said that educating girl is necessary for a stronger and fairer world. She added that girls education improves public health. Mitigates climate change improves peace and promotes economic growth.
We all know that the world is facing a girl’s education crisis. Nearly 130 million girls were out of school before the Covid-19 pandemic. Now 20 million more girls are at risk of dropping out because of it. Climate change is exacerbating the issue. Malala fund estimates that climate-related events will lead to at least 20 12.5 million more girls a year deprived from learning.
Malala also warned of the dangerous Covid-19 pandemic and climate change posed to girls education. The global partnership of education’s global summit with the funds target at 4 billion dollars. British foreign secretary dominic rapp said that if achieved it would see 40 million more girls getting 12 years education at school.