A Second Look at the Role Education Plays in Women's Empowerment

A Second Look at the Role Education Plays in Women's Empowerment

International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)
2005

The ICRW research review shows that if the end goal is to empower women, then policymakers need to make secondary education as high a priority as primary education has been in the past decade. Additionally, it is important to adopt a comprehensive approach that also invests in the social and economic factors that will ensure that education has the greatest payoff for women.

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