62nd Annual Conference of the Comparative and International Education Society (CIES)

The CIES Annual Conference is an academic conference attended by researchers, students, practitioners and policy makers interested in comparative and international education. Each CIES conference has a theme that is intended to serve as a broad umbrella under which a wide range of work can be presented, while still yielding the consolidation and advancement of knowledge. This year's theme will be "Re-Mapping Global Education: South-North Dialogue."

Panel Session—Using Evidence-Informed Tools to Amplify Girls’ Voices in Sub-Saharan Africa and Central America

Monday, March 26, 8:00–9:30 am
Hilton Reforma, Suite 1

Miriam Temin, chair


  • "Population Council’s girl centered, asset based program tools"
    Miriam Temin (Population Council)
  • "Enhancing protective assets and education outcomes for adolescents through girl-centered DREAMS programs in Zimbabwe, Tanzania, and Swaziland"
    Jessica Smolow and Katie Bartels (World Education, Inc.)
  • "Population Council’s Abriendo Oportunidades: Testing an asset building theory of change to empower girls to stay in school in Guatemala"
    Alejandra Colom and Silvia Ester Tum (Population Council)
25-29 March 2018

Mexico City