Veuillez faire défiler l'écran vers le bas pour la traduction française.
You are cordially invited to an official virtual side event of the
Global Education Summit, Increasing Aid for Girls’ Education and Family Planning in the West African Sahel. Combined, these two investments could shift demographic
trends, dramatically improve the well-being of families, and pave the way for peace in the region.* The meeting is being hosted by OASIS, with our partners, Centre for Girls Education, L’Initiative OASIS Niger, and the Ouagadougou Partnership Coordination
This virtual event will enable us to find and engage new allies within governments and the donor community.
One way you could support us is by recommending this event to key stakeholders from the Sahel and beyond by forwarding this email. We would also appreciate being introduced to relevant contacts for advocacy
efforts following the event. Should you have any other ideas for event promotion, or any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact one of us or email
The meeting agenda is forthcoming. Speakers will represent Sahel governments, bilateral donor agencies, academia and civil society.
We look forward to seeing you at our virtual event on Tuesday, July 27th from 13:00 - 17:00 GMT+1 (5:00 - 9:00 am PDT). Please click the link below to register
for the meeting, which will be held on Zoom.
Live interpretation (French and English) will be available.
Alisha Graves, Founder, OASIS Initiative, University of California, Berkeley
Nouhou Abdoul Moumouni, Director, L’Initiative OASIS Niger
Marie Ba, Director, Ouagadougou Partnership Coordination Unit, Senegal
Habiba Mohammed, Director, Center for Girls Education, Nigeria
Malcolm Potts, Founder, OASIS Initiative, University of California, Berkeley
* Our analysis of overseas aid to the G5 Sahel
countries for education and family planning can be read
Read about Centre for Girls Education safe spaces in northern Nigeria, which led to an increase in the age of girls' marriages by 2.5 years