(1) TOPIC GUIDES

Below you will find links to the topics that will be discussed in the UN-WOMEN



(2) VIDEO GUIDES

The Malala Yousafzai Story
Malala Yousafzai addressing the UN Youth Assembly
Gender Equality in Education Overview
To Educate a Girl: Mercy's Story
Forced Marriage in Afghanistan
To Educate a Girl: Radio Stories
To Educate a Girl: Sarah's Story
To Educate a Girl: Manisha's Story
International Day of the Girl
UNGEI and Girls' Education

UNICEF Presentation of Girls' Education





(3) LINKS TO NONGOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS (NGOs)

UN Women
The Girl Effect
UN Girls' Education Initiative
UNICEF
International Day of the Girl

(4) PRIMARY SOURCES

Human Rights Council Resolution 8/4: Right to Education
CEDAW
CRC

(5) COUNTRY RESEARCH


Afghanistan

To learn about what UNICEF is doing to promote girls' education in Afghanistan, click here
UN Women in Afghanistan, click here
To read about the successes and challenges to girls' education in Afghanistan, click here

Brazil

To learn about how UNICEF is supporting girls education on gender equality in Brazil, click here
To explore how Brazilian girls are reaching out to the UN to get a better education, click here

Canada

To find out about education for girls in Canada, click here
To explore a Canadian NGO that is promoting girls' education internationally, click here

Chad

To learn about why investing in girls' education is in everyone's interest, click here
To explore girls education in Chad, click here & here
To discover a young girl's education story, click here

Chile

To learn about girls' education in Chile, click here
To explore how Chilean girls are fighting for their right to an education, click here

China

To learn about girls' education in China, click here

To explore how Chinese schools are trying to get rid of gender discrimination, click here
To read about how FIFA and UNICEF are trying to promote gender equality in Chinese schools, click here

Colombia

To find out what girls' education is like in Colombia, click here
To explore the life of a girl in Colombia, click here

Egypt

To learn about girls' education in Egypt, click here
To explore how Egypt is trying to get more girls in school, click here
To discover how Egypt partners with NGOs to help girls get an education, click here

Ethiopia

To learn about girls' education in Ethiopia, click here
To find out how the USA is partnering with Ethiopia to promote girls' education, click here
To discover what one Ethiopian girl is willing to do to pay for school, click here

France

To learn about how the OECD is aiding gender equality in education worldwide, click here
To explore hoe France is working on gender equality in high education, click here

Georgia

To learn about girls are becoming empowered in Georgia, click here
To learn about education in Georgia, click here

Germany

To learn about how the OECD is aiding gender equality in education worldwide, click here
To find out how Germany is aiding developing nations to provide education, click here

India

To learn about girls' education in India, click here
To explore a girls' education program in rural India, click here
To find out what keeps girls in school in India, click here
To read about how girls are campaigning for equal rights in education, click here

Iran

To explore how girls are being excluded from higher education in Iran, click here
To learn more about gender inequality in education in Iran, click here

Japan

To read about how Japan reacted to Malala's fight for girls education, click here
To find out how Japan is aiding other nations build schools, click here
To discover how Japan is helping other nations bring education to girls around the world, click here

Jordan

To learn about education in Jordan, click here
To find out how the Queen of Jordan feels about girls education, click here

Lebanon

To learn about gender equality in education in Lebanon, click here
To explore how the UN is aiding Lebanon in providing education for Syrian refugee children, click here

Morocco

To find out about what NGOs are doing to promote education for all in Morocco, click here
To discover how women are the future of Morocco, click here
To learn about girls education in Morocco, click here

Mozambique

To explore who is promoting girls' education in Mozambique, click here
To look at how the UK is aiding Mozambique provide education for all, click here
To find out what its like to be educated as a girl in Mozambique, click here

Netherlands

To learn about how the Netherlands is aiding girls' education internationally, click here
To explore how the Dutch government is aiding gender equality in education in Ethiopia, click here

New Zealand

To explore how New Zealand support education for all, click here

Pakistan

To learn about how attitudes are shifting towards girls education, click here
To explore how Pakistani woman are leading the charge to tackle gender inequality in schools, click here
To read about a plan to get Pakistani girls in school, click here

Peru

To look at what Peruvian NGOs are doing to promote girls' education, click here& here
To explore the girls' education in Peru, click here

Russian Federation

To explore how Russia is focusing more on providing international humanitarian aid, click here

Saudi Arabia

To learn about how Saudi women feel about girls' education, click here
To read about the progress made in female education in Saudi Arabia, click here
To find out how girls' education is improving in Saudi Arabia, click here

Somalia

To find out what keeps Somali girls in school, click here
To learn about girls' education in Somalia, click here
To explore the education system that keeps girls out of school in Somalia, click here

South Africa

To learn how corporations are partnering with South Africa to promote girls' education, click here
To explore how IGOs are working to promote gender equality in education in South Africa, click here
To read about how South Africa is promoting education for all, click here

Sweden

To learn about how Sweden leads the pack in international aid, click here

Turkey

To find out how Turkey is winning the gender gap war, click here
To explore girls' education in Turkey, click here

Ukraine

To find out about education in Ukraine, click here

United Kingdom

To look at how the UK is aiding Mozambique provide education for all, click here
To learn about the gender gap in education in the UK, click here

United States of America

To find out how the USA is partnering with Ethiopia to promote girls' education, click here
To discover how the US is fighting gender violence in schools, click here

Venezuela

To learn about gender equality in education in Latin America, click here

Yemen

To explore how one Yemeni girl is speaking out for education, click here
To learn about girls' education in Yemen, click here

Zambia

To find out why Zambia has been successful in promoting girls' education, click here
To explore what keeps Zambian girls in school, click here