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20121024 Equity & Inclusion for All in Education, GCE UK


20121024 Equity & Inclusion for All in Education, GCE UK


This report advocates that DFID dedicate adequate resources to tackling the exclusion of all marginalised groups from education in a strategic manner, in line with Millennium Development Goal (MDG) 2 to achieve universal primary education, the Education for All (EFA) goals and international human rights instruments such as the Convention on the Rights of the Child.

Addressing the lack of education for girls and women is entirely appropriate. Yet there are other important groups who face severe disadvantage in accessing and completing quality education, such as disabled people, ethnic and religious minorities and people living in certain vulnerable locations. This research focuses on these groups