Business Administration and Business Economics

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child health; child nutrition; education; human capital

Abstract

In the framework of educational globalization and the growing power of international
organizations in health and educational governance sector in the least developed countries (LDCs) have
faced the latest stage of stress about whether their learning strategies should go behind the global
educational models or seek out solutions of their diverse problems by encouraging restricted native
literacy practices. This article presents an outline of (Least Developed Country) LDCs Asset in which
there are several indicators, including health, school enrollment, and literacy. Economic growth has
been elevated in the year leading to the economic crisis but remains weak. It repeatedly does not the
advantage of the population at large, comes at high ecological costs, as shown by the rate of resource
reduction and environmental damages, and youth unemployment remains very high. This article
terminated with an appeal for developing circumstantially related literacy plans and policies throughout
an asset point of view; and offers instructions for further research to investigate the Least Developed
Countries literacy rate, school enrollment, and health policies.

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