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GEM 2018  Gender Review 8 March

Meeting commitments to gender equality in education

This blog was written by Catherine M. Jere, School of International Development, University of East Anglia. Catherine is a member of the UKFIET Executive Committee. On March 8th 2018, to mark International Women’s Day, UKFIET, together with the Gender and Development Network (GADN), hosted the launch of the sixth Gender Review from UNESCO’s Global Education […]

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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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Oxford Canal

Teachers, canals, and a friend remembered: Reflections from UKFIET 2017

This blog was originally posted on the Center for Education Innovations blog on 25 September 2017. Re-posted with permission. Oxford in September, for what must be my eighth UKFIET conference, and each time I’ve been progressively more at home with the debates and less awed by the presentations.  But on Tuesday evening I stood in a room […]

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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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