Teen girl shares what it's like to go to school in rural Afghanistan
March 24, 2022
Sustainable Development Goals: 3, 4, 5, 16
- SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-Being
- SDG 4 - Quality Education
- SDG 5 - Gender Equality
- SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
It takes 17-year-old Suraya two hours to walk to her school along mountain paths in Afghanistan. Too many children have missed out on school due to COVID-19 and conflict, yet still, they are determined to learn. UNICEF is calling for every child - boy and girl - to have access to quality education. It's their right.