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Education for All (EFA)

Quotations

“There are no immovable barriers to education.”

Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO

“From better health to increased wealth, education is the catalyst of a better future for millions of children, youth and adults. No country has ever climbed the socioeconomic development ladder without steady investments in education.”

Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”

Nelson Mandela, former president of South Africa, 1993 Nobel Peace Prize laureate