As in all our partner school schools, poverty is a major barrier to education in Dhaka. We are funding Samia and Boishakhi through to grade 10 to allow them to sit their crucial Secondary School Certificate exams.
j8 brings together pupil groups in the UK with pupil groups in Africa and Asia to research the barriers to education in their communities and practical ways of breaking these barrier sdown. Each group then takes action to improve the opportunities for quality education in their area.
Underlying this work is the belief that education is the key to development, for all countries, communities and individuals