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Former Associate Nikita Soman
Nikita Soman is a former associate in the Asia Division who worked on USAID’s Pakistan Sindh Reading Program.
by Nikita Soman
Education is a fundamental building block for human development and a vital precursor for a country’s overall growth and advancement. When countries prioritize the provision of high-quality primary education, they experience long-term positive correlations in workforce development, economic growth, life expectancy, and democracy and governance processes. USAID’s Education Strategy reflects this fact through a strong…