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Convention on the Rights of the Child

Early childhood education

Every child has the right to an education.

UNICEF Image: Infographic on education: From 1990 to 2011 early childhood education enrollment increased from 33% to 50%.
Every child has the right to an education.

Education is more than just a fundamental right; it helps pave the way to a successful and productive future. More children are now taking part in early childhood education, which is critical for their developing brains. Globally, enrollment in early childhood education increassed from 33 per cent in 1990 to 50 per cent in 2011.

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