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A Commitment to Raise the Global Ambition for Girls
A Commitment to Raise the Global Ambition for Girls' Education
Rebecca Winthrop and Eileen McGivney discuss the most critical second generation girls' education issues and why the commitment to raise the global ambition on these challenges is so important. Read More >
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Let's Help Young People be Heard
On Monday, 22 September, young people held a rally in New York, supported by A World At School, while the world’s leaders were in the city for the United Nations General Assembly. They held the rally to call on leaders to provide quality education to all children around the world. An animated film was launched in solidarity with the rally and the broader youth movement for education.  Read More >
Global Education First Initiative High-Level Event: Quality Education for the World We Want
Global Education First Initiative High-Level Event: Quality Education for the World We Want
World leaders will come together at the Global Education First Initiative’s (GEFI) high-level event on 24 September, Quality Education for the World We Want, to pledge their political commitment for quality education; galvanizing action to give every child and youth an equal chance of reaching their full potential.  Read More >
UNGEI marks International Day of the Girl Child | Empowering Adolescent Girls: Ending the Cycle of Violence
UNGEI marks International Day of the Girl Child | Empowering Adolescent Girls: Ending the Cycle of Violence
The theme of this year’s International Day of the Girl Child is Empowering Adolescent Girls: Ending the Cycle of Violence. Physical, sexual, and emotional violence affect adolescent girls in striking proportions. UNGEI marks this day by highlighting relevant resources, in hopes of equipping the international community with the relevant knowledge and lessons learned to tackle this issue.  Read More >
Connecting, Reflecting and Planning Ahead: UNGEI Global Advisory Committee Members Gather in Bangkok, Thailand
Connecting, Reflecting and Planning Ahead: UNGEI Global Advisory Committee Members Gather in Bangkok, Thailand
Poised on the threshold of a new international development framework, the Global Advisory Committee of UNGEI met for their annual meeting in Bangkok, Thailand during 26-28 August 2014. Read More >

 

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