Gender

Investing in Cambodia’s Adolescent Girls

Story Source: The Asia Foundation  ~ Go to Original Article Cambodia has a very high rate of labor migration to other countries, and a dramatically...

Gender-responsive STEM education: Empowering girls and women for the jobs of today and tomorrow

More girls are in school today than ever before, but they do not always have the same opportunities as boys to complete and benefit from an education of their choice...

A young Ghanaian girl pursues her dream of becoming a doctor

Bernice Impraim, like many young girls in Ghana and around the world, was held back by gender norms, biases or expectations that influenced...

Engaging women and girls in science ‘vital’ for Sustainable Development Goals

Boosting the number of women and girls entering careers involving STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) is vital to achieving...

In India and Nepal, Marginalised adolescent girls must have safe access to education

Almost half of India‘s 1.25 billion people are aged under 25, making it the youngest nation in the world...

Girls Get Tech. They Just Need Others to Believe It.

New research explores how access to technology helps put girls on par with boys...

“Doing Science,” Rather than “Being Scientists,” More Encouraging to Girls, New Research Shows

Asking young girls to “do science” leads them to show greater persistence in science activities than does asking them to “be scientists,” finds a new psychology study...

Bonita, a young change-maker inspires girls and women in Nepal through education

Story Source: UNESCO ~ Go to Original Article Bonita Sharma is a young change-maker in Nepal. She participated in an intensive learning platform for young...

All girls need 12 years of quality education

Story Source: Global Partnership for Education ~ Go to Original Article By: Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP, United Kingdom's Foreign Secretary, and Amb. (Dr.) Amina...

Can AI Powered Education Close The Global Gender Gap?

Story Source: Forbes ~ Go to Original Article Education is one of the most powerful predictors of future success that human society has at its...

Literacy empowers young women from remote communities in Egypt

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 12 Nov 2018 | by: UNESCO| Story Source: UNESCO ~ Go to Original Article At 19 years old, Basma never...

Creating a world where girls can learn and earn at full force

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 1 Nov 2018 | by:  Lisa Forsyth | Story Source: GPE ~ Go to Original Article Despite compelling evidence of the...

Pathways for gender equality through early childhood teacher policy in China

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 7 Nov 2018 | by: Jin Chi | Story Source: Brookings ~ Go to Original Article The international development community has...

Educating girls is a must in the Newly Merged Districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan

Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), renamed as the Newly Merged Districts (NMDs) of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) is a tribal region of Pakistan on the Pakistan-Afghanistan border...

The importance of gender in early childhood education policy

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 5 Nov 2018 | by: Jin Chi | Story Source: Brookings ~ Go to Original Article The international development community has...

What Teachers Can Do To Be More Inclusive Of LGBTQ Students

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 26 Oct 2018 | by: Jenny Brundin | Story Source: KQED Mindshift ~ Go to Original Article Back in September,...

Girls Who Game Three Times More Likely to Study STEM, UK Research Finds

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 21 Oct 2018 | by: Shelby Rogers | Story Source: Interesting Engineering ~ Go to Original Article Video games could...

Girls are fighting back to end gender violence in school

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 16 Oct 2018 | by: Megha Kashyap | Story Source: GPE ~ Go to Original Article A GPE youth advocate...

A global moment for local champions of girls’ education

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 11 Oct 2018 | by: Christina Kwauk | Story Source: Brookings ~ Go to Original Article On International...

Afghan teacher encourages children to never give up

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 8 Oct 2018 | by: ANADOLU AGENCY | Story Source: Daily Sabah, Life ~ Go to Original Article For Afghan...

Museum on wheels: UNESCO Prize laureate brings science education to rural Peruvian girls

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 1 Oct 2018 | by: UNESCO | Story Source: UNESCO~ Go to Original Article “These are ordinary girls doing extraordinary things,”...

UNESCO and CJ Group put the spotlight on girls’ education at #KCONLA2018

“A pencil is one of the most concrete thing that can empower a girl to learn when there is no schools nearby, only old textbooks available and few qualified teachers.” Kristen was one of the...

Lessons from a girls’ education advocacy initiative in Pakistan

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 6 Sep 2018 | by: Jamila Razzaq | Story Source: Brookings ~ Go to Original Article After completing the Echidna Global...

Reading solutions for girls: Combating social, pedagogical, and systemic issues for tribal girls’ multilingual...

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 4 Dec 2015 | by: Suman Sachdeva | Story Source: Brookings ~ Go to Original Article The current multilingual policy...

Education project from Afghanistan helping war-affected women and girls receives UNESCO Literacy Prize

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 30 Aug 2018 | by: UNESCO | Story Source: UNESCO ~ Go to Original Article Aid Afghanistan for Education...

Why do Pakistan’s Federally Administered Tribal Areas have such a high gender gap in...

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 31 Jul 2018 | by: Sumbal Naveed | Story Source: Brookings ~ Go to Original Article   With the emergence...

CJ-UNESCO Education Camp empowers girls in STEM education

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 14 August 2018 | by: UNESCO | Story Source: UNESCO ~ Go to Original Article The CJ Group Donors...

India: Teaching boys to examine gender in patriarchal societies

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 23 August 2018 | by: Urvashi Sahni | Story Source: Brookings ~ Go to Original Article One group of...

Educating girls, the only road to achieving the SDGs

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 27 Jul 2018 by: IPS | Story Source: EcoBusiness ~ Go to Original Article Members of the girls club...

Pakistan: The power of female education

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 15 Aug 2018 | By: Tehreem Hussain | Story Source: The Express Tribune ~ Go to Original Article The newly...