Gender & Women’s Studies Colloquium Series

Nancy Kendall: The Dangers of Girls' Education

Date
Thursday, February 22, 2018
Time
3:45 p.m.
Location
Description
Over the past three decades, governments and international development organizations have largely converged around the argument that promoting girls’ education is both an essential equity issue, and also a smart investment for the girl, her family, her country, and the world. More-educated girls are expected to accomplish/embody a broad range of development goals, from having smaller families, to staying HIV-free, to being better protectors of the environment, to being more productive farmers...
Cost
Free and open to the public
Contact
263-2053, crgw@letsci.wisc.edu