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Sustainable Development Goal 5 | Gender Equality: Teachers

All of School guide to support: Global citizenship [SCoT], Sustainable development [ScOT.1050] and Ethical understanding [acgc.7]

Source: Encyclopædia Britannica (2019).

"While the world has achieved progress towards gender equality and women’s empowerment.... women and girls continue to suffer discrimination and violence in every part of the world.... Providing women and girls with equal access to education, health care, decent work, and representation in political and economic decision-making processes will fuel sustainable economies and benefit societies and humanity at large." (United Nations, n.d.)

Goal 5: Gender Equality | Teacher Support

The following resources can be used to create lesson plans that support teaching about gender equality.

Goal 5: Gender Equality | Australian Government Response

Level 2Australian Government Response to the Global Sustainable ObjectivesThe following Commonwealth departments and agencies are responsible for delivering outcomes, as well we reporting on progress in regards to Australia's progress in meeting the UN Global Sustainable Goals. Australia's progress is reported to the UN Voluntary National Review on the Sustainable Development Platform.

Lead Department
Supporting Departments
  • Department of Social Services

See also:

Level 3

Goal 5: Gender Equality | Articles

ArticlesNOTE: If prompted use your mConnect login to access the articles. See also Help using JSTOR and / or Help using the EBSCOhost.

This section is under construction.

In Focus | Atlas of sustainable development goals 2018

Level 3Level 2NOTE: This World Bank Atlas contains current data that tracks the opportunities, challenges, and issues relating to the various Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). It is suitable as a PYP provocation for year 6. It can also be used to include empirical data and statistical evidence into Senior School classes.

Goal 5. Gender Equality | eBooks

Level 2 resourceeBookTo view the eBooks off campus follow the link. If prompted, sign in with your School mConnect user name and password.

Goal 5: Gender Equality | Databases and Statistics

StatisticsDatabasesThe following databases and statistics gives teachers the opportunity to introduce STEM skills when teaching about poverty as a global issue.

Goal 5: Gender Equality | Track Progress

Use the following links to see how Australia, and the world, are tracking to meet this goal.Level 3Level 2

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