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VideoJune 27, 2022

From School to Jobs: A Journey for the Young People of Western and Central Africa

Despite progress in access to education over the years, 80% of 10-year-old children in Western and Central Africa are unable to read and understand a simple text, and more than 32 million children remain out of school, the largest share of the world’s out of school children. Yet, it is possible to turn the tide with more investments in education reforms by 2025. Watch the trajectory of Ama, and learn how this curious little girl who loves to learn is able to go to primary school until joining the workforce.