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|LPPKN - National Population and Family Development Board, Malaysia
|Education, Population, Sustainable Development
|Excerpts from Malaysia Country Statement at the 56th
Session of the United Nations Commission and
Population Development, 10-14 April 2023, New York.
|Education is a longstanding right enshrined in human rights and developmental instruments, including in the Plan of Action also recognises the key role of education in sustainable development, as well as the responsibilities of different stakeholders, particularly parents, in this regard.
Strengthening of human capital through education is a priority to Malaysia, with the Government providing free education to citizens up to secondary level. Malaysia is also undertaking efforts to ensure that the education system is robust, resilient and fit for the future.