Batonga Supports Girls in Rural Ethiopia

Batonga Supports Girls in Rural Ethiopia

20th March 2013

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Did you know that 7 in 10 girls in Ethiopia do not attend secondary school?

This deprives them of the many benefits of education: later marriage, healthier children, higher wages, stronger communities, and more prosperous countries. In Ethiopia’s public education system, families must pay for school fees, books, uniforms and supplies – costs that are prohibitive for the poorest families.

 

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