Gender

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...

How a Stereotype-Smashing Teen Founded the First All-Girl Muslim Robotics Team

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 31 Jul 2018 | By: Wendy McMahon | Story Source: EdSurge ~ Go to Original Article What can a 15-year-old from...

Why a gender perspective is important for early childhood educators in China

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 13 Aug 2018 | By: Jin Chi | Story Source: Brookings (Blog) ~ Go to...

Improving education data to count minority girls in Peru

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 6 Aug 2018 | By: Eliana Villar Márquez | Story Source: Brookings (Education Plus Development) ~ Go to Original Article   Afro...

Ten takeaways from the Girls Not Brides Global Meeting

Photo: Graham Crouch/Girls Not Brides (From Author Site URL) Date: 11 July 2018 | By: Lakshmi Sundaram| Story Source: Girls Not Brides (Blog) ~ Go to...

7 principles for empowering teachers to be architects of girls’ empowerment

Photo Credit: Brookings (From URL) Date: 18 July 2018 | By:  Suman Sachdeva | Story Source: Brookings (Blog) ~ Go to Original Article   There is an...

Not Educating Girls Costs Countries Trillions of Dollars, Says New World Bank Report

Photo Credit: UNESCO Bangkok Date: 11 July 2018 | By: World Bank | Story Source: World Bank (Press Release) ~ Go to Original Article   WASHINGTON, July...

Teach Girls Coding Skills with This Tool from Google

Photo Credit: Created by Creative Art - Freepik.com Date: 3 July 2018 | By: Educatorstechnology | Story Source: Educatorstechnology ~ Go to Original Article   "Made with...

3 steps to help policymakers measure equity in national education planning

Blog - June 25, 2018 by Pauline Rose, Benjamin Alcott, Ricardo Sabates and Rodrigo Torres   As governments pursue Sustainable Development Goal 4 (SDG 4) on...

Factsheet: Breaking down barriers to gender equality and girls’ education

Global Partnership for Education, June 27, 2018   Increasing equity, gender equality and inclusion for all is one of GPE’s three goals in GPE 2020, GPE’s...

Beyond Access: Exploring equity in early childhood learning and development

Two preschool girls during class at the Ruben Dario preschool in Matagalpa, Nicaragua. Credit: GPE/Carolina Valenzuela   Global Partnership for Education Blog - June 14, 2018 by...