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Gender-Responsive Education Sector Planning Workshop: Eastern and Southern Africa
Gender-Responsive Education Sector Planning Workshop: Eastern and Southern Africa
UNGEI and the Global Partnership for Education, in collaboration with UNICEF Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Office, and the African Union, are this week co-convening a workshop for seven country delegations from across the region aimed to advance a shared commitment to gender equality in and through education. Read More >
Virtual Conference on Menstrual Hygiene Management in Schools: 30 Oct 2018
Virtual Conference on Menstrual Hygiene Management in Schools: 30 Oct 2018

This year’s MHM in Schools Virtual Conference will take place on 30 Oct, and will highlight the latest research and programming on menstrual health and hygiene from around the world. Register for the conference here.

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#NotMySchool Campaign Global Youth Call To Action: Take it forward
#NotMySchool Campaign Global Youth Call To Action: Take it forward
In the lead up to International Youth Day UNGEI hosted the youth-led #NotMySchool Campaign to break the silence around school-related gender-based violence (SRGBV). Determined to carry forward the activism ignited through the campaign, the youth leaders have again come together to produce a Global Youth Call to Action to Eliminate SRGBV, which we are officially launching today. 
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International Day of the Girl 2018: five moments to cherish
International Day of the Girl 2018: five moments to cherish

Following a momentous week of campaigning around International Day of the Girl, we spotlight five key moments which brought partners together to champion girls’ rights, take action for gender equality in education, and draw attention to needs and opportunities for developing a skilled GirlForce.

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12 years to break barriers and leave no girl behind
12 years to break barriers and leave no girl behind
During the 73rd Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA), the governments of the UK, Canada, France, Jordan, Kenya and Niger, as well as leading multilateral agencies and civil society organisations, came together to co-host an event entitled '12 Years to Break Barriers and Leave No Girl Behind.'  Read More >

 

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