Learning and resources on gender in education
The Citizens Foundation: Best practices in girls' enrolment in Pakistan
This case study summary examines the role of The Citizens Foundation's (TCF) strategy in increasing and retaining girls’ enrolment by tackling the structural roots of weak girls enrolment and retention rates. Qualitative research was conducted with principals, teachers, and parents of girls enrolled in TCF schools, as well as with key informants in relevant communities to develop this case study, supplemented by desk research and quantitative monitoring and evaluation data shared by TCF. This summary explores the impact of TCF’s strategy on girls enrolment and the impact of the programme from the perspective of the community.