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Afghanistan: rebuilding girls’ education after decades of conflict

Originally posted on World Education Blog:
Nahida, a school principal in Kabul, is the third participant in our ten-week #TeacherTuesday campaign. In Afghanistan, conflict has raged for decades, cultural opposition to girls’ schooling is deep-seated, and education for girls was…

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World Teachers’ Day shines spotlight on global teacher shortage

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By Albert Motivans, head of education indicators and data analysis, UNESCO Institute of Statistics, and Pauline Rose, director of the Education for All Global Monitoring Report This year’s World Teachers’ Day, on October 5,…

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Recommendations for the future of the UN Secretary-General’s Global Education First Initiative

Originally posted on World Education Blog:
In September 2012, the United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, launched the Global Education First Initiative. To mark the one-year anniversary of the Initiative, the Education for All Global Monitoring Report has been asked to…

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Education gives girls dignity

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Speech, by Mariam Khalique, teacher of Pakistani school girl Malala Yousafzai, at an  event in New York for the release of the Education For All Global Monitoring Report’s new analysis, Education Transforms. Mariam giving…

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