Voith joins forces with Theirworld to combat gender inequality in the digital labor market
October 19, 2017

Voith joins forces with Theirworld to combat gender inequality in the digital labor market

Global Business Coalition for Education (GBC-Education) member Voith and Theirworld recognize that the economy of tomorrow will be diverse and tech-fo...

The Safe Schools Declaration: Protecting Educational institutions During Conflict
October 17, 2017

The Safe Schools Declaration: Protecting Educational institutions During Conflict

The Education Under Fire event hosted by the Institute of International Education on Thursday 12, October focused on the importance of The Safe School...

GBC-Education Marks International Day of the Girl Child 2017
October 11, 2017

GBC-Education Marks International Day of the Girl Child 2017

The private sector has the unique ability to use its innovation and financial resources to provide access to education for millions of girls and young...

Pearson and Save the Children Launch New Project to Support Education in Emergencies
September 27, 2017

Pearson and Save the Children Launch New Project to Support Education in Emergencies

Pearson and Save the Children have extended their ‘Every Child Learning’ partnership to launch a new pilot education project in Jordan, in partner...

Youth Skills and Innovation Commission Discusses Challenges for Future Workforce
September 26, 2017

Youth Skills and Innovation Commission Discusses Challenges for Future Workforce

After launching the Youth Skills and Innovation Initiative at last Wednesday’s breakfast event, the Global Business Coalition for Education (GBC-Edu...

Preparing Today’s Youth for the Workforce of Tomorrow: The Private Sector Response
September 20, 2017

Preparing Today’s Youth for the Workforce of Tomorrow: The Private Sector Response

Today, leaders from the private sector, foundations, and the international community gathered in New York City at the Global Business Coalition for Ed...

Nigeria: Embracing literacy in a digital age
September 9, 2017

Nigeria: Embracing literacy in a digital age

Over the past 51 years, the United Nations has designated the 8th of September as a day to celebrate literacy. The importance of this day cannot be un...

Rewriting Books to Rewrite Lives
September 8, 2017

Rewriting Books to Rewrite Lives

For many parents and caregivers, one of the most precious times spent with children is story time. Yet, illiteracy robs 32 million adults in the US th...

On World Humanitarian Day, Refugees and Arabic Language Learners Connect Online
August 18, 2017

On World Humanitarian Day, Refugees and Arabic Language Learners Connect Online

The Global Business Coalition for Education (GBC-Education) has brought together business, civil society, and international organizations to deliver e...

Delivering Quality Education to Young People on International Youth Day
August 11, 2017

Delivering Quality Education to Young People on International Youth Day

This Saturday is International Youth Day 2017, a global UN holiday celebrating young people around the world. The theme of this year’s global holida...