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The High Cost of Not Educating Girls

Posted by Ayanda Khuzwayo on 31 July 2018 9:45 AM CAT
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Globally 89% of girls complete primary education, but only 77% complete lower secondary education, which in most of the countries is 9 years of schooling. In low-income countries, the numbers drop to below 2/3 for primary education, and only 1/3 for lower secondary school. 

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The Monitoring and Evaluation process is turning into a lively new creature with Technology. With Increasing emphasis on real-time feedback, a more rigorous data collection method and quantifiable results, the spread and use of Infomation and Communication Technologies (ICT) in monitoring and evaluation have sparked massive interest, particularly in the Global South. 

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julie lythcott-haims

Julia Lythcott-Haims is a former dean is a former dean at Stanford University from the year 2002 to the year 2012. She is also the author of how to raise an adult. She has built a career on encouraging parents to take a more hands-off approach, favoring tough love instead of protecting kids from the big, scary world. Here are some of the broad strategies she's outlined for how to get there.


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