Good news: UNESCO’s Executive Board unanimously sign up to protect “Learning without Fear”

There is No Fear If Co-Educational System Be Closed Around The World.
Just Think about The Changes After Total Shut Down of Co-Ed System.

World Education Blog

By Catherine Jere, Research Officer for the EFA Global Monitoring Report and author of the recent paper ‘School-related gender-based violence is preventing the achievement of quality education for all‘.

In March, for International Women’s Day, UNGEI, UNESCO and the EFA Global Monitoring Report produced a new paper showing that gender-based violence in and around schools prevents millions of children worldwide from fulfilling their academic potential and calling for urgent action to combat school-related gender-based violence (SRGBV). The paper called for a consensus on how SRGBV should be understood and addressed, and supported a call made in October by H.E. Ms Annick Girardin, Minister of State for Development and Francophony, for a UNESCO decision on school-related gender-based violence.

As a result, we are delighted to announce that, at the end of last week, fifty-eight countries signed up to the decision, “Learning without Fear”, condemning gender-based violence in…

View original post 610 more words


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s