Elaine Unterhalter is Professor of Education & International Development at University College London. She has written widely on gender equality and education including work on girls' schooling and the HIV epidemic. She is currently Principal Investigator (PI) on the research project Accountability for Gender Equality in Education.
Written by Elaine Unterhalter
Equity and inclusion 1 April 2020
“Joined up Action Needed: Gender and Schooling in the Time of COVID 19”, by Elaine Unterhalter.
More than 1.5 billion children worldwide are out of school due to COVID 19 and we don't know for how long. As yet there is no gender disaggregation of these figures. This shock comes at a time when, slowly, the number of children enrolling and completing school was beginning to...“Joined up Action Needed: Gender and Schooling in the Time of COVID 19”, by Elaine Unterhalter.
Achieving Sustainable Development Goal 4
Quality and equalities: a comparative study of public and low-cost private schools in Lagos
Elaine Unterhalter16 May 2018
One of the greatest challenges facing Nigeria is rebuilding high-quality, free public education for all. State promises on this date back to the 1973 National Pledge and have been repeated in policies and declarations. However, repeated failures to fulfil these promises has led to private sector intervention, and the commercialisation...