World Education is a Boston-based international nonprofit dedicated to improving people's lives around the world through education and economic and social development programs rooted in basic education and literacy. Founded in 1951, World Education has worked in over 50 countries in Asia, Africa, and Latin America, as well as in Massachusetts and throughout the United States.
World Education is dedicated to improving people’s lives around the world through education and social and economic development. World Education’s programs promote individual and collective change: our training programs improve adult education, help displaced peoples, stem the tide of HIV, and reduce violence through conflict resolution. How do we do it? World Education is a leader in building the skills, knowledge, and resources of local groups so they can accomplish their missions effectively.