This film tells the story of a research project focusing on Gender Equality, Education and Poverty (GEEP) in South African and Sudan. The GEEP project sets out to address issues related to equality, equity, education and poverty in two post-conflict settings. The questions focused upon in the project relate to how global aspirations to advance gender equality are understood and practiced in local contexts. In this film we attempt to highlight some of the issues which confront gender equality in education and in doing so, we talk to students, teachers, principals and researchers involved in the project along with international experts.

PROJECT COORDINATORS
Dr. Halla B. Holmarsdottir
Dr. Vuyokazi Nomlomo
Dr. Alawia Ibrahim Farag

SUPPORT AND FUNDING
Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD)
The Norwegian Programme for Development, Research and Education (NUFU)
Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU)

PRODUCER AND EDITOR
Shane Colvin

PHOTOGRAPY AND FILMING
Shane Colvin
UN/UNESCO photo database (South Sudan Photos Only)

MUSIC -
Township School Choir, Cape Town
The University of Ahfad for Women Choir
Drumbeat - Kevin Macleod "Untitled African Rhythm"

GRAPHIC DESIGN
Shane Colvin

FILM NARRATION -
Shane Colvin

SPECIAL THANKS -
Oslo and Akershus University College
University of the Western Cape
Afhad University for Women

Finally, many thanks to the schools and participants in the project along with all the researchers involved.

MORE INFO -
geep.no

j vimeo.com/49364858

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