Just published: ‘Scaling up’ good practices in girls’ education (in PDF)
This publication focuses on strategies for meeting international targets and national goals for universalizing girls’ access to, retention in and completion of quality education. This will be done through ‘scaling up’ successful interventions, or components of interventions that can be replicated.
UNESCO published this book within the framework of the United Nations Girls' Education Initiative (UNGEI), the Education For All flagship for girls' education and the principal movement to narrow the gender gap in primary and secondary education by 2005.
Learn more about UNESCO’s activities in the areas of advocacy, networking, information campaigns, seminars, training, capacity building and community-based projects for girls. With links to publications, flagship programmes, related websites and more.
Read the 2003/4 edition of the Global Monitoring Report dedicated to the topic of gender equality and Education for All.
Learn what UNICEF, UNESCO and other partners are doing to ensure that all girls and women throughout the world have access to education.
A Technical Consultation exploring the connections between girls' education and female adult literacy was held on 26-27 November 2005, just before the 5th meeting of the High-Level Group on Education For All (EFA) in Beijing, China.