Op-ed: Forget teaching a man to fish – focus on ensuring every girl can learn
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A girl in class at the Nyamachaki Primary School, Nyeri County.  Kenya. Credit: GPE/Kelley Lynch

Today, 130 million girls will not go to school. Nearly all of them live in low-income countries, where girls are still one and a half times more likely than boys to be excluded from primary school.

In this opinion piece, GPE Board Chair Julia Gillard affirms that ensuring every girl receives a quality education will reap dividends for the safety, security and prosperity of all of us, and for the next generations.

Read Julia Gillard's op-ed in The Telegraph 

A girl in class at the Nyamachaki Primary School, Nyeri County.  Kenya. Credit: GPE/Kelley Lynch
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