All Global Monitoring Report

Pakistani Girls like Malala: Victims of Conflict and Commitment

Pauline Rose | Posted 22.12.2012 | UK Politics
Pauline Rose

The barriers to education faced by Pakistani girls like Malala are stark in comparison with the rest of South Asia. The poorest girls in Pakistan are twice as likely to be out of school as the poorest girls in India, almost three times as likely as the poorest girls in Nepal and at least six times as likely as the poorest girls in Bangladesh.