"Engage, Educate, Inspire"
World Education is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving people’s lives through education and social and economic development. World Education contributes to individual growth, strengthens the capacity of local partner institutions, and catalyzes community and national development.
Founded in 1951, World Education has implemented programs that impact individual and collective change in more than 50 countries.
Based in Boston, MA, today, World Education has more than 730 staff working—most of whom are from the countries where they work—in 20 countries in Africa, Asia, and the United States.
With a focus on girls and women,World Education is renowned for their work in strengthening school systems and in- and out-of-school learning, as well as education in the workplace, microenterprise and livelihoods development, and integrated literacy and health programs, including HIV & AIDS education, prevention and care.