Education is a right, like the right to have proper food or a roof over your head.Education is not only a right but a passport to human development. It opens doors and expands opportunities and freedoms. It contributes to fostering peace, democracy and economic growth as well as improving health and reducing poverty.
education is important because it beats poverty,it  promotes gender equality,it 
reduces child mortality,it  contributes to improved maternal health,it encourages environmental sustainability, it  helps global development.
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