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Strategic Protection for Girls: Creating Safe Learning Environments

Activity: Creating Safe Schools

Use this blank chart to focus on what you consider to be the priority roles for the different stakeholders in creating and sustaining safe schools in your context. What might be the complementary roles and responsibilities of community members, parents, teachers, students, the head teacher/principal and other education personnel, such as school watchmen and any other identified actors? In what ways can you integrate "strategic protection" strategies under an umbrella of a safe school project?

Safe school actors

Priority roles and responsibilities

Male teachers

E.g., condemning abusive and sexist comments in class

E.g., modeling respectful relationships with women and girls

Female teachers




PTA members


Students – secondary students


Students – primary students


School inspector


Local NGO






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