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Investigate Female Education Issues in an African Country Y11 GGY IB
Name of the Country
Position on the T he Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM).
This measure is an indicator of opportunities for women. It takes into account the female share of parliamentary representation; proportions of legislators, senior officials, managers, professional and technical employees who are women; and the ratio of female to male earnings
Position on the The Global Gender Gap Index
Introduced by the World Economic Forum in 2006, is a framework for capturing the magnitude and scope of gender-based disparities and tracking their progress.
The Index benchmarks national gender gaps on economic, political, education- and health-based criteria, and provides country rankings that allow for effective comparisons across regions and income groups, and over time.
Summarise the following:
Development Indicators (3) HDI, GNP and Happy Planet
Female literacy rates
Child mortality rates (Examine how this indicator is one of the best measures of development)
Cultural and Social barriers to female education
Economic barriers to education
Organisations working to improve access to education