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Gender-Responsive Education Sector Planning Workshop: West and Central Africa Region
Gender-Responsive Education Sector Planning Workshop: West and Central Africa Region
UNGEI and the Global Partnership for Education are this week co-convening a workshop in Lomé, Togo, designed to advance gender-responsive education sector planning across the West and Central Africa region. Read More >
Gender, Learning and Teaching in Rural Contexts: An UNGEI CSW62 side event
Gender, Learning and Teaching in Rural Contexts: An UNGEI CSW62 side event

As part of the 62nd Session on the Commission of the Status of Women (CSW), UNGEI co-hosted a panel event with the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Education International entitled ‘Agenda 2030 for all: gender, learning and teaching in rural contexts’.  

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Help shape Women Deliver 2019!
Help shape Women Deliver 2019!
Women Deliver is set to host the world's largest conference on health, rights, and wellbeing of girls and women. The Women Deliver 2019 conference will take place 3rd of June 2019 in Vancouver Canada, and to help shape the conference, Women Deliver is asking partners to share their thoughts on what they would like to see on the conference agenda. UNGEI encourages education partners to contribute to make girls' education a priority! Read More >
UN envoy calls for doubling funding for kids in emergencies
UN envoy calls for doubling funding for kids in emergencies
The U.N. special envoy for global education is calling for a doubling of funding for education for youngsters who are refugees and caught in humanitarian emergencies. Gordon Brown stated that the number of children trapped in humanitarian crises is now estimated at 70 million and that the number is expected to grow in 2018. Brown said education has received more funding than ever in 2017 — over $700 million for refugees and humanitarian emergencies — but about $1.4 billion is needed to ensure that these children can go to school.

 

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30 days to fund education and shape the future!
30 days to fund education and shape the future!
The countdown is on with less than 30 days to go until the GPE Financing Conference begins. From February 1st - 2nd 2018, donor and developing country governments, the private sector, philanthropic foundations, civil society and international organizations will gather in Dakar, Senegal to discuss the future of education and investment, marking the beginning of a new era in education financing.  Read More >

 

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