Koli Banik is an Education Specialist with the Global Partnership for Education Secretariat. Her areas of expertise are in girls’ education, gender equity, out of school children, teacher issues, as well as knowledge management. Before joining the Secretariat, Koli worked for the Population Council, World Bank, American Friends Service Committee, and local NGOs in India. She has extensive field experience working with rural communities in India and Vietnam on gender, reproductive health, and HIV/AIDS. She has a Ph.D. in International Education from the University of Maryland, and a Masters in Social Work from the University of Pennsylvania.
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This post originally appeared on the Global Partnership for Education site on 12 June 2014. The need to get more data about school-related gender-based violence. It seems almost self-evident: when school environments are relatively safe and free from violence there …View More >
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This post originally appeared on the Global Partnership for Education blog on 21 April 2014. Highlights from the Comparative and International Education Society Conference. Last month, I attended the Comparative and International Education Society Conference (CIES) Conference in Toronto, Canada. …View More >