Over the past three decades, enormous progress has been made toward achieving gender parity in education, yet according to the UNESCO Institute of Statistics, around the world 62 million girls are still out of school.
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In today’s digital economy, technology and innovation are fueling the growth of companies and countries across the globe. Careers in STEM disciplines— science, technology, engineering, and mathematics— provide a unique opportunity for diversity, equity, growth, and social prosperity.
You have heard the statistics and know the challenges.
Pictured above, Lori Forte Harnick, Microsoft’s general manager for Citizenship & Public Affairs, center, on a visit to a community learning center in India where Microsoft is funding information technology education for young women.
[Editor's Note: Pearson was one of the generous companies to host a Path to Empowerment roundtable meeting.