In South Asia, Afghanistan, #Pakistan and Bangladesh have the poorest literacy, linked to both poverty plus past and current traditions that have excluded women from education.
Visit www.hdfpk.com to see how we approach #Poverty through the Power of 5. You can also donate for the cause.
September 8, International Literacy Day. Southeast Asia boasts a 99% literacy rate due to great strides ASEAN members have made in education over the years.