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Global Partnership for Education News Flash, March 2016

Learn more about the challenges that girls in developing countries face to get an education and the benefits that educating girls brings by exploring the Global Partnership for Education’s March 2016 news flash resources.

 

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Global Partnership for Education News Flash

[Originally published on Global Partnership for Education News page in March 2016]

Learn more about the challenges that girls in developing countries face to get an education and the benefits that educating girls brings by exploring the Global Partnership for Education’s March 2016 news flash resources. 

Infographic: Breaking down the barriers to girls education

Explore the challenges that girls in developing countries face to get an education and the benefits that educating girls brings. See infographic

For Juliana and her family, school is a priority


In Côte d’Ivoire, the government is expanding access to education, especially for girls. Juliana is the first girl in her family to attend school. At age 11, she is in CM2 (fifth grade). Each morning and evening, she walks four kilometers to get to school and return home. Watch video | En Français

Julia Gillard: Better Education Will Mean Better Health for Young Women and Girls


In an opinion piece for The Huffington Post on International Women’s Day, Julia Gillard explains why a better educated girl is less likely to get HIV and more likely to make her own choices about when she marries and how many children she'll have. Read blog

The Role of Education in Building Social Cohesion and Sustainable Peace


Key education and peacebuilding thought leaders, practitioners, and researchers will share and discuss latest evidence from the Learning for Peace program. Register


 

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