The tech giant, Apple has collaborated with Malala Yousafzai, a social activist from Pakistan to donate funds for providing girls with education in underdeveloped and developing countries. Currently, the noble price Laureate, Malala Yousafzai runs an organization Malala fund which is providing basic rights to girls. Apple Collaborates with Malala Fund to Support Education for Girls in Underdeveloped Countries.
The basic purpose of Malala Fund is to provide education to girls who are living in developing countries. This organization is already running many programs in developing Countries such as Pakistan and India.
Apple Collaborates with Malala Fund to Support Education for Girls in Underdeveloped Countries
Malala Fund was founded by Malala Yousafzai and her father Ziauddin with an aim provide girls with the basic rightof education which is safe and free. Malala fund is operational since 2013, working with the help of other private and government organizations.
By collaborating with Malala fund, Apple wants to equip maximum number to girls with free and safe education. Tim Cook, CEO Apple, revealed that its company wants to extended secondary education opportunities to more than 1 lack girls.
While paying gratitute to Tim, Malala Yousafzai said that:
“My dream is for every girl to choose her own future. “Through both their innovations and philanthropy, Apple has helped educate and empower people around the world. I am grateful that Apple knows the value of investing in girls and is joining Malala Fund in the fight to ensure all girls can learn and lead without fear.”
While praising Malala Yousafzai, Cook advised that:
“We believe that education is a great equalizing force, and we share Malala Fund’s commitment to give every girl and opportunity to go to school.” On Malala herself, Cook called her a “courageous advocate for equality and one of the most inspiring figures of our time.”
Current global estimates suggest there are approximately 130 million girls not enrolled in any educational program. Apple is already seen collaborating many organizations to prove girls with their basic rights.