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Girls’ and women’s education: UNESCO’s barefoot partner

April 6, 2012


The Barefoot College, in Tilonia, India, which has trained 300 African grandmothers as solar engineers and thus electrified over 1000 villages, has become the first civil society partner to join UNESCO’s Global Partnership for Girls’ and Women’s Education. The Barefoot College has been described as the only school in the world open only to people […]

WORLD ATLAS of gender equality in education

March 4, 2012


WORLD ATLAS of gender equality in education