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UNESCO’s Efforts to Achieve Gender Equality in and Through Education: 2020 Highlights
Place of publication | Year of publication | Collation: 
Paris | 2022 | 16 p.
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© UNESCO 2022

This report presents highlights of UNESCO’s work in 2020 to advance gender equality in and through education.

UNESCO's work in this area is guided by the UNESCO strategy for gender equality in and through education 2019–2025, and supported by Her Education, Our Future, which was launched in parallel with the strategy, to leverage political and financial commitments, cooperation and joint action for girls’ and women’s education.


Resource Type: 
Programme reports and evaluations
Human rights / Human dignity
Social justice / Equity
Inclusive / Diversity
Sustainable development / Sustainability / Environmental
Level of education: 
Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE)
Primary education
Secondary education
Higher education
Lifelong learning
Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET)
Non-formal education


Gender equality; Womens education; Girls education; Womens rights; SDG 4; Pandemics