CSW: Improving educational outcomes for girls and women on the move

Monday 11 March 2019 at 4:00 – 6:00 PM at UNICEF House, Danny Kaye Center.


Join us for a Side Event to the 63st Session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women.

UNGEI and the African Union International Centre for Girls’ and Women’s Education in Africa (AU/CIEFFA)


Rita Bissoonauth, Executive Director, African Union/International Centre for Girls and Women’s Education in Africa (AU/CIEFFA)


Welcome remarks Ted Chaiban, Director, Program Division, UNICEF
Presentation of key findings from GEMR Gender Review on Education and Refugee Girls and Women, Nora Fyles, Head of Secretariat, UNGEI

Moderated Discussion


  • Dag-Inge Ulstein, Minister of International Development, Norway
  • Ambassador Louise Blais, Canada
  • Sodfa Daaji, Youth speaker
  • Nyaradzayi Gumbonzvanda, AU Special Envoy to End Child Marriage
  • Yasmin Sherif, Executive Director, ECW


UNICEF House, Danny Kaye Center
CSW Side Event