Regional webinar: Gender and disability inclusion in education - Evidence from West and Central Africa
Credit: UNGEI

In the lead up to the G7 and the Global Education Summit convened by GPE, the UN Girls’ Education Initiative, UNESCO International Institute for Educational Planning and partners are launching a two-part webinar series on inclusive education with a focus on gender.

Building on studies conducted by UNICEF, Humanity & Inclusion and Sightsavers in West Africa, this regional event will serve as a platform to discuss local, national and regional responses that are needed to effectively address barriers and ensure inclusive education for girls with disabilities. The webinar will be available in English, French and Portuguese.

Time: 9:00 - 10:30 ET / 15:00-16:30 CEST

Moderator: Fabricia Devignes, IIEP-UNESCO

Jennifer Pye, IIEP-UNESCO
Dr. Rita Bissoonauth, AU/CIEFFA
Hatouma Gakou, President of Mali Federation of OPDs
Solange Akpo, ANCEFA


Credit: UNGEI
Event type: Webinars
Sub-Saharan Africa