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Education, Poverty and Global Goals for Gender Equality

CEID SEMINAR SERIES – 2017/18 – SEMINAR 1 Education, Poverty and Global Goals for Gender Equality Book Launch and Discussion October 26th 2017, 5.30-7pm, UCL Institute of Education, Jeffery Hall, 20 Bedford Way, London, WC1H 0AL   Speakers Professor Elaine Unterhalter, UCL Institute of Education Dr Amy North, UCL Institute of Education   The Centre for […]

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Robert Owen TVET in Chile

The orthodox and the critical approaches to TVET in international development: competing policy agendas in Chile.

Seminar: Dr Oscar Valiente, Senior Lecturer (School of Education: Robert Owen Centre), University of Glasgow Thursday 26th October 2017 Published on: October 20, 2017 Author: Mark Murphy Leave a comment Drawing on development theories and critical policy studies, the paper aims to understand the competing orientations and objectives of TVET policy agendas in Chile from 2009 to 2016 […]

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Malala and Ziauddin Yousafzai

A girl and her father inspiring and educating the world!

Closing speaker from UKFIET conference 2017: Told through Tweets Malala Yousafzai, student, Nobel Laureate and co-founder of the Malala Fund Our very special guest, Malala, closed the conference. Malala emphasised that girls can change their communities. The Taliban realised this and because of this, banned education for girls. There is a need to empower local […]

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Final panel 2017

Panel discussion on effective learning outcomes for sustainable development

Final Plenary from UKFIET conference 2017: Told through Tweets Prof Kwame Akyeampong, University of Sussex Ann Cotton, Founder and President, Camfed Gerd-Hanne Fosen, Norad Nayla Fahed, Lebanese Alternative Learning This final plenary panel aimed to share views from across different constituencies of the UKFIET community (academics, practitioners, policymakers, teachers, learners) on critical questions for research, […]

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