Educating Girls in South Asia: Promising Approaches (2006)
One of a series of papers aimed at promoting better education in South Asia.
Author/Publisher: UNICEF ROSA (Region of South Asia), UNGEI
Huge challenges remain in increasing enrolment particularly for girls from the poorest families, the most remote areas, or the most culturally conservative settings. But South Asia’s own experience shows that when there's a will, there's a way to educate girls. The differences in performance among and within countries prove that effort matters – and can make a real impact.