• Nothing stops bullets, famine and ignorance like Education!

The Billion Child Foundation

Our goal: By 2044 to have enabled a billion children to attend government schools which operate as centres of excellence while being supported by committed informed parents/carers. 

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Dr Gordon Brown praised BCF for its dedicated work towards improving educational outcomes for children and youth in sub-Saharan Africa. He noted that the work BCF undertakes is very important in achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 4, quality and inclusive education for all.

Gordon Brown, UN Special Envoy for Global Education

May I commend the work of the Billion Child Foundation which has set as its goal the establishment of programmes to train the parents of a billion children around the world over the next thirty years.

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu

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