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High turnout of applicants for girls' technical school

High turnout of applicants for girls' technical school

The number of students who have applied for Qatar Technical Secondary School for Girls has exceeded the 90-student capacity specified for the first academic year ...

Gender advocate pitches for girls’ education priorities post-Covid-19

Gender advocate pitches for girls’ education priorities post-Covid-19

While Covid-19 is creating several hurdles for girls’ education, poverty and patriarchy are already two major problems faced by girls’ education in several countries ...

EAA, partners stress need for girls' education

EAA, partners stress need for girls' education

The Education Above All Foundation (EAA) in association with Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD), Islamic Development Bank and other partners gathered a panel of experts and education advocacy leaders ...

Two girls' schools destroyed in western Afghanistan

Two girls' schools destroyed in western Afghanistan

Two girls' schools have been destroyed in Afghanistan's western province of Farah, officials said on Tuesday.

Video of Chibok girls puts pressure on Nigeria's Buhari

Video of Chibok girls puts pressure on Nigeria's Buhari

A video showing 15 of the 219 schoolgirls held by the jihadist group Boko Haram has added pressure on the Nigerian government to secure their release ...

Nigeria ‘will not rest’ until Chibok girls are home

Nigeria ‘will not rest’ until Chibok girls are home

The Nigerian government “will not rest” until more than 200 schoolgirls abducted in 2014 have been freed, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari said yesterday during a visit to the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France.