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Millenium Development Goals

Goal 2: Achieve universal primary education

Target 3:
Ensure that, by 2015, children everywhere, boys and girls alike, will be able to complete a full course of primary schooling

Facts   One in every five children does not have access to primary education
    876 million people are illiterate, and two-thirds of them are women
    In a few African countries, almost 80% of the young adult population is illiterate
    In sub-Saharan Africa, about 40% of school age children are not enrolled at all.

Goal 1
Goal 2
Goal 3
Goal 4
Goal 5
Goal 6
Goal 7
Goal 8
In developing countries, more than one child in ten will not live to the age of five.
United Nations Development Programme
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