Rural Support Programmes Network (RSPN), Pakistan

Bringing Children Back to School in the most flood affected districts of South Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Pakistan has the world’s second-highest number of out-of-school children (OOSC), with approximately 22.8 million children aged 5-16 not attending school, which accounts for 44 percent of the total population in this age range. The number of children not enrolled in schools is highest among the 5-9 age group, with an estimated 5 million children.