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Russian version of Education Sector Responses to Homophobic Bullying published

Ответные меры системы образования на буллинг, вызванный гомофобией

World AIDS Day 2014. Close the Gap: Start with Education

UNESCO’s slogan for World AIDS Day 2014 is: “Close the Gap: Start with Education”, which echoes the UNAIDS campaign “Close the Gap”, calling for an end to the AIDS epidemic by 2030.

Violence against girls and women can happen at school: International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

“Gender based violence is also happening in school, the very place where children are expected to be safe and protected. This violence can be in the form of verbal or sexual harassment, unwanted touching, bullying, corporal punishment, or assault,” Joanna Herat, Programme Specialist, Education Sector UNESCO.