On International Women's Day, leading voices from around the world call for stronger action to educate girls and empower women. Education for girls and women is one of the most effective ways to improve lives, raise healthy families and boost socio-economic development in communities around the world. Join the discussions on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Weibo.
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Good Education Helps Girls to Grow into Strong Women
Hon. Julia Gillard
Board Chair, Global Partnership for Education
Girls Can Achieve Empowerment When Everyone Is #UpForSchool
Ms Sarah Brown
Executive Chair of The Global Business Coalition for Education, President of Theirworld
For Women, Higher Education Does Not Necessarily Mean Higher Pay
Ms Jacqueline Franjou
CEO of the Women’s Forum
The Power of an Educated Woman
Dr. Claudia Costin
Director, Center for Excellence and Innovation in Education Policies from Getulio Vargas Foundation (CEIPE/FGV)
Entrepreneurship: a New Crossing for Arab Women towards Economic Efficiency [AR]
Dr. Asmaa Alfadala, Ph.D.
Director of Research and Content Development, World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE)