Publications and events
International Center for Research on Women
This paper argues that the single most important development investment that can be made today is leveraging education to facilitate girls’ transitions to healthy, safe and productive adulthood. Girls are critical to social change and global development, yet they face particular challenges during adolescence that have direct consequences for their health as well as for their educational and economic opportunities. More...
To download, please go to: http://www.icrw.org/publications/girls-education-empowerment-and-transitions-adulthood
World Atlas of Gender Equality in Education
UNESCO Institute for Statistics
This publication allows users to visualise and compare educational pathways of girls and boys around the world and to measure and analyse changes in gender disparities in education over time. Using sex-disaggregated data from indicators developed by the UNESCO Institute for Statistics, it sheds new light on progress made towards gender-related education goals set by international frameworks such as Education for All and the Millennium Development Goals. More...
To download, please go to: http://www.unesco.org/new/en/education/themes/leading-the-international-agenda/gender-and-education/resources/the-world-atlas-of-gender-equality-in-education/