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Celebrate International Women’s Day!

5 March 2019

8 March 2019

International Women's Day was first celebrated in the United States on February 28, 1909. In 1975, the United Nations began celebrating the day on March 8th and today gender equality is one of 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

Here are a few ways you can support International Women's Day in 2019: Learn about SDG 5 and how you

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LAUNCH: EiE Thematic Area Pages

15 March 2018

INEE is excited to launch a new collection of thematic webpages!

Thanks to contributions from a wide variety of experts, we have updated and developed the Thematic Areas section of the INEE website in order to highlight some of the most important areas of education in emergencies work.

The thematic areas listed

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Take the Survey: End School-Related Gender-Based Violence

7 September 2016

The Global Working Group to End School-Related Gender-Based Violence (SRGBV), is conducting a survey in order to gather information about responses and common approaches to addressing gender-based violence in and around learning spaces for refugee and displaced children and adolescents. Since 2014, the Global Working Group to End SRGBV, cohosted by the UN Girls’ Education Initiative and

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We have a heavy workload: 263 million children and youth are out of school

15 July 2016

Originally posted on 15 July 2016 by GEM Report

Silvia Montoya, Director of the UNESCO Institute for Statistics, and Aaron Benavot, Director of the Global Education Monitoring Report

We have known for years that there are far too many primary-age children out of school: the stagnating numbers have been there for all to see. Far

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Ensuring education in emergencies: protecting girls’ right to learn

18 May 2016

This article was originally published on May 19th, 2016 by Global Partnership for Education.

“Girls cannot go to school if they are afraid. Girls shouldn’t be afraid to go to school.”  

Who could disagree with Rose?

A young education advocate from the Philippines who, visibly nervous

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What to expect at Women Deliver 2016

11 May 2016

This article was originally published by the Global Partnership for Education.


The world’s largest global conference on the health, rights, and wellbeing of girls and women.

Women Deliver’s 4th Global Conference, taking place 16-19 May 2016 in Copenhagen, will be the largest gathering on girls&

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Girls’ Right to Education in Emergencies

29 April 2016

This is a summary report of a meeting on 20 April 2016 at the United Nations, New York. Click here to download the report 



At the margins of the United Nations General Assembly High-level Thematic Debate on Achieving

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Girls’ education in spotlight as Stephen Colbert and Norwegian PM ‘battle’ on Twitter

25 August 2015

This article was originally published on A World at School's blog on August 20, 2015.

It was the heavyweight bout of the year. Stephen Colbert versus Erna Solberg. The comedian and host of American TV's The Late Show against the Prime Minister of Norway.

And the winner was ... girls' education!

These unlikely opponents

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Global Leaders Press for Recommitment to Girls’ Education in Light of Nigeria Abductions

4 June 2014

Below is a press release from the Global Partnership for Education.

Global Leaders Press for Recommitment to Girls' Education in Light of Nigeria Abductions In Open Letter, Prime Ministers, President of European Commission and EU Development Commissioner call on world leaders to reverse education funding decline. 

Washington, D.C. - 4 June 2014


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Infusing the INEE Minimum Standards within Organizational Policy

12 March 2014

An interview with Silje Sjøvaag Skeie, Norwegian Refugee Council, Norway

One of the founding member organizations of the INEE, the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC), has included the INEE Minimum Standards within the policy guidelines to support programming in education in conflict-affected areas.  Silje Sjøvaag Skeie, Education Advisor for NRC, speaks to Katie Zanoni, INEE

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