Children who live in rural and remote villages like Ortese village have no access to social and educational infrastructure like schools or public playgrounds. St Mary’s Academy is open to all children of the village including its playground. Donations for the upgrade and upkeep of these infrastructure will help make a difference in lives of these children. Therefore, one can see that the educational deprivation in rural and remote areas like Ortese village is driven by multiple factors which include economic and social political.
Decades of neglect and discrimination against poor and remote communities negatively impact children’s education, their health, and access to government resources.