Charity schools for Pakistan's poor | News | Al Jazeera

Charity schools for Pakistan's poor

A free school in a local park provides education for one impoverished community.

    After decades of mismanagement and a lack of investment, many of Pakistan's schools are in a sorry state.

    For millions of Pakistani children, charity schools are the only hope for an education, but even these are expensive to run.

    Al Jazeera's Imran Khan reports on how one community has found a way of funding the eduction of its children.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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