Education is an indispensable prerequisite for the promotion of sustainable and fair development, as set out in Agenda 21 at the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, Rio de Janeiro, 1992. Education is a fundamental right, it is a key to sustainable development, peace and stability and an indispensable means for effective participation of people in social and economic development. The organization aims to promote increased access to education and employment opportunities among the underprivileged youth and children, especially in the rural areas by
- Providing support for specific interventions in the education sector, such as, student sponsorship programs for children without means to finance their education.
- Supporting adult and non-formal education programmes for school dropouts and adults at lower level of education to be able to play active roles in their families, communities and the nation at large.
- Promoting and supporting vocational education so as to prepare a solid and skillful human resource for national development.
- Supporting girls’ education programmes aimed at boosting the enrollment, retention and performance of girls in schools