Reducing Fertility Rates
Lower Maternal and Child Mortality Rates
Future Educated Generations
Higher Wages – The Girl Effect states that if a girl attends an additional year of primary school, she’ll see her wages increase up to 20%. Furthermore, if she attends an additional year of secondary school, her wages could increase by 25%!Investing in the Family – With these additional wages, research shows that women are more likely to invest in their family. In fact, the Basic Education Coalition claims that women will reserve 90% of their income to better their families.