Smarter Economics: Investing in Girls

Organization/Affiliation(s): 
Nike Foundation, The World Bank Group
Resource Type: 
Publication Date: 
2012

Smarter Economics: Investing in Girls uses findings from the 2012 World Development Report and other sources to show how the simple act of adding girls to development plans delivers a huge economic upside and breaks the cycle of intergenerational poverty. We know what works. We now need the political will to do it. You start the Girl Effect.

Topic: 
Workforce Development
Gender
Regions: 
Global
Tags: 
Adolescent Girls
Community Development
Economic Empowerment
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