The social problems that affect urban and rural populations alike are not limited to developing countries. Illiteracy, elevated school drop-out rates, delinquency, unemployment and poverty are issues that face countries around the world, both in the East and the West.
The youth of any society represent its future. Unfortunately, a large number do not have access to the necessary tools to help them reach their full potential. Some fall into delinquency or live in poverty; others do not have access to adequate education. By focusing on our young people, some ARCHITECTS OF CHANGE are working to ensure a better future.
Featured ARCHITECTS OF CHANGE:
1. Sébastien Marot (Mith Samlanh, Cambodia)
2. Jane Golden (Mural Arts Program, Philadelphia)
3. Bunker Roy and Ran Karam (Barefoot College, India)