United Nations Girls Education Initiative
UNGEI Global Advisory Committee
UNGEI GAC Technical Meeting
27 – 28 May 2009
New York, United States
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Agenda

Dates/times

Activity

Wednesday, 27 May 2009

Technical meeting, Day 1

08:30

Light buffet breakfast and networking

09:00 Welcome remarks
    • Introduction of participants
    • Review of Purpose of Meeting, Expected Outcomes, and Draft Agenda for Technical Meeting

    Opening remarks

09:30

Keynote presentation

Presentation of keynote paper on Gender as an Entry Point for Addressing Social Exclusion and Multiple Disparities in Education

10:00

Panel Discussion

Responses by a panel of eminent experts, followed by plenary discussions

10:30 – 10:45 Coffee Break

10:45

Plenary discussions

Responses and interaction between keynote presenter, panelists and meeting participants

12:15

Explanation of group work

Methodology for group work explained

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Break (Light buffet lunch will be served on site)

13:30

Group work

Parallel group work sessions on:

  • Access and equity
  • Gender mainstreaming and empowerment
  • Quality and learning achievements
15:00 – 15:15 Coffee break
15:15

Presentation of group work

Presentation of group work and plenary discussion

16:30

Formulation of Recommendations

Recommendations to 2010 Global Monitoring Report

17:15

Closing Session

Concluding remarks

18:30 – 20:00

Reception

Danny Kaye Visitors’ Center, ground floor, UNICEF House

 

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