The Global Partnership for Education KIX initiative recently published a joint blog post co-authored by each of the four KIX regional hubs in which they share how they tackle the issue of gender equality and social inclusion in GPE KIX countries. The blog post was edited by Tiffany Barnes-Huggins, Program Officer at the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) and published on the occasion of International Women’s Day on 8 March 2022. Marina Dreux Frotté, Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) Lead for the GPE KIX Europe, Asia and Pacific (EAP) Hub contributed to the Blog post.
In this blog post, the KIX regional hubs share how they are addressing gender equality and social inclusion across Asia, Europe, the Pacific, Africa and Latin America and the Caribbean. This blog post was edited by Tiffany Barnes-Huggins, Program Officer at the International Development Research Centre (IDRC).
Gender equality and social inclusion (GESI) is both a cross-cutting theme across KIX projects and hubs, and identified as a priority theme in a fifth of the KIX portfolio. KIX recognizes education as both a basic human right and a key driver in reducing poverty and achieving gender equality and quality education for all. To commemorate this year’s International Women’s Day, we collected insights from the leaders of the four KIX regional hubs to find out how they are addressing GESI in their respective regions.
Read the full post on the GPE KIX Website.
Credit: Asian Development Bank