Educate for equality
Putting gender equality at the heart of education
Educate for Equality is an editorially independent blog dedicated to thought leadership and the sharing of ideas, experiences and insights on gender in education. We aim to raise questions, encourage discussion and inspire action to drive progress for gender equality in and through education. If you would like to contribute to this blog please share your ideas.
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Leave no girl with disabilities behind
Ensuring efforts to advance gender equality in education are disability-inclusive
Despite significant progress towards our shared 2030 Global Goals Agenda, girls with disabilities are still being denied their right to education. This is a fundamental human right, yet nine out of ten children with disabilities in developing countries are excluded from formal education. In particular, girls with disabilities face significant exclusion from education due to multiple and intersecti...
Leonard Cheshire & UN Girls’ Education Initiative (UNGEI)