Event Review: Enablers & Barriers to Girls’ Education in Nigeria

Event Review: Enablers & Barriers to Girls' Education in Nigeria

On Monday, October 1st, IAfS in co-sponsorship with the Gender Equality Initiative (GEIA) hosted ICWA Fellow Onyinye Edeh to discuss enablers and barriers to girls’ education in Nigeria. GEIA Director. Dr. Shirley Graham moderated the event.

Throughout the lecture, Onyinye discussed the various factors that keep girls in and out of the classroom. She addressed the political, social, and economic factors that impact girls’ access to learning and then discussed the progress thus far for girls’ education in Nigeria. 

Click Here to watch the full lecture.