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Nigeria's elite - failing the schoolgirls

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Vigils are being held around the world to mark 100 days since more than 200 schoolgirls in northern Nigeria were abducted by terrorists.
Overseas Development Institute director Kevin Watkins writes for The Independent about the bigger scandal - that so few girls in the region receive a proper education.

Nigeria's elite - failing the schoolgirls
Early marriage - millions of girls face abuse every year

Early marriage - millions of girls face abuse every year

Social development research

New research from the Overseas Development Institute into early marriage in Africa and Asia reveals some shocking treatment of teenage girls. 

Refugees and vulnerability in the Gaza strip

Refugees and vulnerability in the Gaza strip

Humanitarian research

Israel has launched a cross-border military operation in Gaza. After an earlier flashpoint in 2012 ODI reported on conditions for refugees in Gaza.

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