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Global citizenship education in crisis situation: 5 main recommendations

Happy to announce the release of a study I conducted for UNESCO/Education Sector on the promotion and implementation of global citizenship education in crisis situations, available soon online. Crisis situations affect the realization of human rights of many people and … Continue reading

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Afghanistan: rebuilding girls’ education after decades of conflict

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 banned … Continue reading

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World Teachers’ Day shines spotlight on global teacher shortage

World Education Blog 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, focuses on one … Continue reading

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

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 prepare an independent, … Continue reading

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Education gives girls dignity

World Education Blog 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. “Bismillah! In the name of … Continue reading

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