Girls’ Education

The ripple effect: why equality in education matters
25 Oct 2018

The ripple effect: why equality in education matters

One of the greatest challenges of our time is to tackle inequity in education that has resulted in women and girls across the world being excluded and...

Resilience Through Education: Bhp Billiton Foundation And Un Women Partner To Support Women And Girls
10 Sep 2018

Resilience Through Education: Bhp Billiton Foundation And Un Women Partner To Support Women And Girls

On Wednesday September 5, 2018, GBC-Education representatives attended the event “Educated Women, Resilient Communities,” co-hosted by UN Women an...

Bring girls to the front and they’ll leave no one behind
15 Jun 2018

Bring girls to the front and they’ll leave no one behind

Nancy[1] joined the Goal programme in Nairobi, Kenya after being referred by a teacher from her children’s home. Now 18 years old, Nancy studies i...

Education in Emergencies: Empowering Girls and Women Caught in Conflict
08 Mar 2018

Education in Emergencies: Empowering Girls and Women Caught in Conflict

Photo courtesy of Kirsten/flickr. When conflict hits a community, girls and young women are the most exposed to sexual exploitation, violence, and for...

Empowering Girls and Women to Pursue Careers in Science and Technology
08 Feb 2018

Empowering Girls and Women to Pursue Careers in Science and Technology

Photo © Intel Foundation Growing up, I was good at science; actually, I was great at it! In fact, I dreamed of being a doctor and even convinced my p...