Yesterday, January 21, Apple announced that it is joining hands with Malala Fund, to expand the efforts of the youngest Nobel Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai in girls’ education. Led by her, Malala Fund focuses on empowering every girl by providing free, safe, and qualitative education.
By the support of the leading tech company, Malala Fund looks forward to doubling the grants provided by its Gulmaka Network. The organization as well aims to extend funding in India and Latin America for providing secondary education to over 100,000 girls.
Apple’s contributions in the welfare expansion include assistance with technology and curriculum for the organization. Additionally, the tech giant will monitor Malala Fund’s policy modifications that are required to globally help girls complete education. For processing out the same with success, CEO Tim Cook will join the leadership council of the organization.
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. – Malala Yousafzai
Since its inception in 2013, Malala Fund has been collaborating with private and government organizations across the world for endorsing women rights, providing 12 years of free education embraced with safety and quality. Its Gulmakai Network presently supports programs in Pakistan, Lebanon, Afghanistan, Nigeria, and Turkey.
We believe that education is a great equalizing force, and we share Malala Fund’s commitment to give every girl an opportunity to go to school. Malala is a courageous advocate for equality. She’s one of the most inspiring figures of our time, and we are honored to help her extend the important work she is doing to empower girls around the world. – Tim Cook
We wish both the organizations succeed in its aims to empower women and encourage equality via their welfare efforts and thusly enlarging societal contributions in making this world a better place.