Girls’ Education Leaders in South Asia: The 2019 Echidna Global Scholars at Brookings

When:
October 7, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
2019-10-07T12:00:00-04:00
2019-10-07T13:00:00-04:00
Where:
Merten Hall, Room 1202
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Center for International Education (CEHD)

The Center for International Education in collaboration with GAPSA and the Bangladeshi Graduate Student Association present a speaker series on Girls’ Education Leaders in South Asia. The three featured speakers are the 2019 Echidna Global Scholars at Brookings. Echidna Scholars spend four to six months at Brookings pursuing research on global education issues, with a specific focus on improving learning opportunities and outcomes for girls in developing countries.

Speakers:

1. Nasrin Siddiqa, Bangladesh, CEO, Education & Cultural Society (ECS)

2. Samyukta Subramanian, India, Program Head, Pratham Education Foundation

3. Anil Paudel, Nepal, CEO, Right for Children