Are Communities the Problem or the Solution for Girls’ Education?
Wed, April 9, 2014; 11:45 - 13:00
Location: SBS, Seminar 10
There are deep-rooted, community-induced societal barriers to girls’ education. Persistently working with the entire community helps instill a favorable perception shift toward girls’ education. If communities have been the biggest impediment to development, can we flip the scenario, use the same communities, and make them the drivers of development?