This practice is lasting till today and the killing of foetus after the sex determination is fearlessly continued.
The God has created man and woman as the two wheels of this society cart. For the human race to exist and survive, both of the wheels must be functional else the society collapses.
WHAT WOULD IT TAKE TO IMPROVE GIRLS' ACCESS TO EDUCATION?
According to UNICEF, experience in scores of countries shows the importance, among other things, of: 1.
The result is illiterate or barely literate young mothers without adequate tools to build healthy, educated families.
On average, for every year a girl stays in school past fifth grade, her marriage is delayed a year.Girls make up 55% of the total and were often the victims of rape and other sexual violence that accompanies armed conflicts, UNESCO said.As the world celebrates Malala’s birthday let us look at some of the reasons why girls should get an education. FUTURE EDUCATED GENERATIONS – An African proverb says, “If we educate a boy, we educate one person.If we educate a girl, we educate a family – and a whole nation.” By sending a girl to school, she is far more likely to ensure that her children also receive an education.As many claim, investing in a girl’s education is investing in a nation. DECREASE INFANT MORTALITY: Children of educated women are less likely to die before their first birthday.Education is very important for every child whether boy or girl.It is sad that some communities still discriminate against the education of the girl child.They should also avoid reproducing gender stereotypes.Malala Yousafzi, the Pakistani schoolgirl brought to England after being shot in the head by the Taliban, will address the United Nations today.Parents don't send daughters for schooling thinking that the daughter is going to be a kitchen confined housewife.There was, hence, decline in female literacy and her position in the society.