If we are serious about achieving #Gender parity we need to start acting on gender bias in & around schools #wef17 #Davos #girls #education #WorldEconomicForum
A new GEM Report Unesco paper out today looks at the multiple but uncoordinated tools that exist to assess #schoolviolence and how their diversity prevents a global picture from emerging. In response to such diversity, the paper offers three options on how to proceed toward a global indicator. Find out more: Bit.ly/SRVsurveys
How girls' clubs in Nigeria are helping girls to stay in school #girls #mentors #education #equity

Girls' clubs in Nigeria

IN THE NEWS: Proposed Bangladeshi law back-steps on child marriage, thousands of girls at risk of #school drop out [ Tmsnrt.rs Link ]

Bangladeshi law proposing child marriage in "special cases" is a step backwards - charities

Educated girls are healthier, have fewer children, earn more income & provide better health care for themselves & their future children - via the Global Partnership for Education
What's the difference between equity and equality in education? Check out this post by #60MillionGirls to find out!

Equity in Education is Needed to Get EVERY Child in School - 60 million girls

We need large-scale systemic revolution in education.

What does it mean to be literate in the 21st century?

Without data equality there is no equality in education #UNDataForum #girls #education #GenderEquity

Without Data Equality There is No Gender Equality

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YOU'RE INVITED: Join UNGEI, UNESCO and partners for a Wikigender chat addressing gender stereotypes in the classroom!

#girls #education #genderbias #genderbiaschat

Join the United Nations Girls'​ Education Initiative, UNESCO and Wikigender for an online discussion: #genderbiaschat

Get to know more about UNGEI! Gender Hopes interviews Nora Fyles on UNGEI and the future of #Girls' Education [ Bit.ly Link ]
360° VIDEO: Syrian girls do robotics! See how UNICEF is encouraging refugee girls to pursue STEM careers.
#Girls #STEM #Education

Coverage via New York Times [ Nyti.ms Link ]

Syrian Girls Do Robotics

VIDEO : The role of elementary schools in preventing Indigenous girls from entering the sex trade in Canada [ Bit.ly Link ]

Dustin Louie: respect the girls

From the Polulation Council - The first steps to Ending school-related gender-based violence in Africa

Population Council #EndSRGBV

First Steps in Breaching the Taboo of SGBV Against Children in Africa - Women & Girls

All girls in school = a healthier, safer, more prosperous world [ Bit.ly Link ]
For girls especially, education has the power to break the poverty cycle. #girls #education #UNICEF

For These Girls, Danger Is a Way of Life

Does Handing Out Sanitary Pads Really Get Girls To Stay In School? Find out more here in this NPR interview featuring Dr Marni Sommer [ N.pr Link ]

Does Handing Out Sanitary Pads Really Get Girls To Stay In School?