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The impact of girls’ education on early marriage
Department for International Development Health Systems Resource Centre, 2011
What impact does the education of girls have on early marriage? This report by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) Human Development Resource Centre (HDRC) provides an overview of the existing evidence on the...
Scholarships: the impact and effectiveness for disadvantaged children and girls
Health and Education Advice and Resource Team, 2014
This report outlines a number of different scholarship, stipend and cash transfer programmes (CCTs). Evidence on the effectiveness and impact is mixed. Most programmes increase enrolments, but the impact on learning is less clear. ...
Gender budgeting as an instrument for educational attainment in Kenya
A. N. Owano 2011
Gender issues have continued to play a key role in the formulation of public policy across sectors worldwide. It is notable that gender gaps in many developing countries remain a challenge in the education sector. The purpose of polic...
Guideline for gender sensitive budgeting on girls education in Ethiopia
2009
Development partners, including UNICEF, have been supporting the Ethiopian Government so that the country could achieve universal access to education by 2015. The current support is focused on mobilising leadership committed to girls'...
Budgeting to end gender inequalities in the education sector
F. Lo; N. Alami / UN Women, 2011
This paper explains how gender responsive budgeting tools can help address persistent gender inequalities in the education sector. Drawing on country experiences and a broad analysis of education sector financing, it argues that there...
Trends in enrollment, graduation and staffing of science and technology education in Nigeria tertiary institutions: a gender participation perspective
H. O. Aderemi; O. M. Hassan / Academic Journals, 2013
There is little empirical data on gender participation in science and technology (S&T) education in Nigeria. This study examines the enrolment, graduation and staffing pattern of men and women in S&T fields in tertiary institu...
Gender issues in basic education and national development in Nigeria
A. O. Ajala; S. K. Alonge 2013
This paper examines factors inhibiting gender equality in the Nigerian education sector, focusing on access to education as well as the learning process. Over the years, education in Nigeria has been primarily oriented toward closing ...
Socio-Economic Development and the Girl-Child Education: a Look at Jos North Local Government, Plateau State
E. N. O. Collins 2014
The problem of girl child education in Nigeria’s Jos North Local Government Area has socio-economic aspects related to traditional gender roles. The research presented in this article examines girl child education and its impact...
Safe spaces prototyping: a human-centered design approach
2014
Emerging from a human-centered project involving 32 girl co-designers in Nigeria, this guidebook for prototyping the establishment of safe spaces for women and girls began by listening to the girls and some of the people in their live...
Maimuna’s story, Nigeria
2013
In this article, Girl Child Concerns, an arm of the organisation, Girls Not Brides, shares this heart-warming testimonial of a young Nigerian girl, Maimuna. Child marriage is commonplace in Maimuna’s village in Northe...
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The impact of girls’ education on early marriage
Department for International Development Health Systems Resource Centre, 2011
What impact does the education of girls have on early marriage? This report by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) Human Development Resource Centre (HDRC) provides an overview of the existing evidence on the...
Scholarships: the impact and effectiveness for disadvantaged children and girls
Health and Education Advice and Resource Team, 2014
This report outlines a number of different scholarship, stipend and cash transfer programmes (CCTs). Evidence on the effectiveness and impact is mixed. Most programmes increase enrolments, but the impact on learning is less clear. ...
Gender budgeting as an instrument for educational attainment in Kenya
A. N. Owano 2011
Gender issues have continued to play a key role in the formulation of public policy across sectors worldwide. It is notable that gender gaps in many developing countries remain a challenge in the education sector. The purpose of polic...
Guideline for gender sensitive budgeting on girls education in Ethiopia
2009
Development partners, including UNICEF, have been supporting the Ethiopian Government so that the country could achieve universal access to education by 2015. The current support is focused on mobilising leadership committed to girls'...
Budgeting to end gender inequalities in the education sector
F. Lo; N. Alami / UN Women, 2011
This paper explains how gender responsive budgeting tools can help address persistent gender inequalities in the education sector. Drawing on country experiences and a broad analysis of education sector financing, it argues that there...
Trends in enrollment, graduation and staffing of science and technology education in Nigeria tertiary institutions: a gender participation perspective
H. O. Aderemi; O. M. Hassan / Academic Journals, 2013
There is little empirical data on gender participation in science and technology (S&T) education in Nigeria. This study examines the enrolment, graduation and staffing pattern of men and women in S&T fields in tertiary institu...
Gender issues in basic education and national development in Nigeria
A. O. Ajala; S. K. Alonge 2013
This paper examines factors inhibiting gender equality in the Nigerian education sector, focusing on access to education as well as the learning process. Over the years, education in Nigeria has been primarily oriented toward closing ...
Socio-Economic Development and the Girl-Child Education: a Look at Jos North Local Government, Plateau State
E. N. O. Collins 2014
The problem of girl child education in Nigeria’s Jos North Local Government Area has socio-economic aspects related to traditional gender roles. The research presented in this article examines girl child education and its impact...
Safe spaces prototyping: a human-centered design approach
2014
Emerging from a human-centered project involving 32 girl co-designers in Nigeria, this guidebook for prototyping the establishment of safe spaces for women and girls began by listening to the girls and some of the people in their live...
Maimuna’s story, Nigeria
2013
In this article, Girl Child Concerns, an arm of the organisation, Girls Not Brides, shares this heart-warming testimonial of a young Nigerian girl, Maimuna. Child marriage is commonplace in Maimuna’s village in Northe...
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West Africa Civil Society Institute (WACSI)
The West Africa Civil Society Institute (WACSI) was established by the Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA) in 2005 to reinforce the capacities of civil society in the sub-region. WACSI is a not-for-profit organisation that seeks to strengthen the institutional and operational capacities of civil society organisations through capacity strengthening programmes for increased and effective...
AFRREV STECH: An International Journal of Science and Technology
African Research Review (AFRREV) is the publishing arm of the International Association of African Researchers and Reviewers (IAARR). It is a group of four Journals which currently serve as open access platform for scholarly dialogue for those in the academic world who care about academic issues and sustainable development. AFRREV STECH: An International Journal of Science and Technology is one...
African Online Scientific Information Systems (AOSIS)
Information systems focusing on Africa
Center for Promoting Ideas (CPI)
Virtual research organisation
IGI Global
IGI Global is an international academic publisher of more than 2,000+ reference books, 150+ journals, encyclopedias, teaching cases, proceedings, and databases covering the utilisation and management of information science and technology, as it is applied to the areas of: education, social science, library science, healthcare, business, public administration, computer science, and engineering....
International Journal of Information and Education Technology (IJIET)
International Journal of Information and Education Technology (IJIET) is an international academic journal which gains a foothold in Singapore, Asia and opens to the world. It aims to promote the integration of information and education technology. The focus is to publish papers on state-of-the-art Information and Education Technology. Submitted papers will be reviewed by technical committees of t...
Thai Society of Higher Education Institutes on the Environment (TSHE)
The Thai Society of Higher Education Institutes on the Environment (TSHE) was founded in 2005, with the aim to develop academic standards and environment personnel. It showcases the academic outcomes and cooperation of Thai institutes offering courses on the environment. So far more than 15 Thai universities have contributed to its activities, including: developing the Thai Qual...
Health and Education Advice and Resource Team (HEART)
HEART is a consortium of leading organisations in international development, health, nutrition and education.  It works together to support the use of evidence and expert advice in policymaking. HEART helps time-pressured decision-makers better understand, interpret and apply health, nutrition and education evidence. It is primarily designed to provide the most relevant evidence to address pa...
UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education (UNESCO-IHE)
UNESCO-IHE is an international institute for water education.
Centre for Development Finance (CDF)
The Centre for Development Finance focuses on improving the delivery of public goods that contribute to inclusive social and economic opportunity in India.
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