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Use Rigorous Evidence to Improve Education; We Owe It to Girls

“To reap the benefits for girls and societies, we need evidence, not just intuition, to guide our efforts.”

As the global spotlight shines on girls’ education, Population Council president Julia Bunting’s op-ed in The Guardian contends that our efforts must be backed by a solid base of evidence. We must work to pinpoint the complex factors that cause girls to struggle or drop out.

Read Julia’s commentary here:

http://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2015/jul/02/girls-education-will-only-make-the-grade-when-intuition-gives-way-to-information