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There still are many regional challenges for food security, health and well-being, sanitation, social inclusivity and gender equality.

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JCI strives to ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.


Our research and advocacy supports greater inclusivity for minorities and access to education.

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