One of Plan International Mozambique’s key priorities is the provision of safe, quality education for adolescent girls and boys. With an overall literacy rate of 47% (female literacy at 28% and male literacy at 60%, the provision of access to quality education as the driving force for development is undoubtedly of extreme necessity.
Plan International Mozambique strengthens institutions, influences policies and laws that assist education authorities to provide quality education for all childrem.
Our work ensures equal access to education for all, especially girls and young women as they are often excluded from having access to continuous education. Our education work also includes the improvement of learning infrastructures such as building and renovation of school classrooms, dormitories and gender sensitive bathrooms so that children and adolescents can get their education is safe, quality environments, and parents can feel confident in sending their children to school.