Tuesday 4 October

9:45–10:45 Plenary Session #3: Methodologies for Gender-related Studies

10:45-11:15 Break

Working Groups in Session #2

Stream 1: Gender equality in learning and teaching Stream 2: Gender equality in educational planning and management
  • Literacy and the Gender Gap in South African Schools: Application of multilevel analysis methods (Linda Zuze)
  • Gender differences in student learning outcomes in Vietnam: Application of structural equation modelling (Cuc Nguyen)
  • Feminist research and boys’ schooling: Gender equality and construction of African masculinities: An example study of Africa-Asia university dialogue network (Fatuma Chege and Riho Sakurai)
Approaches to promoting gender equality in leadership positions in education

  • Creating and supporting women’s leadership in education: Charting the effects of international, national and organizational cultures (Jill Sperandio)
  • Methodological Issues and Intersectionality in Gender Studies (Jacky Lumby)
12:30-14:00 Brown Bag Lunch – French Ministry of Foreign Affairs
14:00-15:30 Plenary Session #4: Policy, Research, Agenda for Action, and Partnership

  • Reporting from two streams
  • Plenary Discussion: Recommendations for policy and practice
15:30-15:45 Break / Group Photo
15:45-17:00 Closing Ceremony:

  • Closing Remarks by Saniye Gülser Corat
    Director of UNESCO’s Division for Gender Equality in the Office of the Director-General
  • Closing Remarks by Qian Tang, Assistant Director-General for Education, UNESCO
  • Closing Remarks by Khalil Mahshi, Director, IIEP