The Transformative Power of Education and Technology for Girls and Women
March 7, 2014

The Transformative Power of Education and Technology for Girls and Women

By: Suzanne Fallender, Director, Global Girls and Women Initiative, Intel Corporation People often ask – why is a global technology company investin...

Expanding Access to Learning Opportunities in Zimbabwe
March 6, 2014

Expanding Access to Learning Opportunities in Zimbabwe

  By: Kevin Kalra, Senior Project Coordinator, Global Business Coalition for Education   Econet Wireless has launched Econet Zero, a platfor...

Growing Corporate Network Calls for Education for All
March 5, 2014

Growing Corporate Network Calls for Education for All

“We cannot have young people growing up without the knowledge, skills and attitudes to be productive members of our society.  Our societies cannot ...

Accelerating Investment in Indian Education
March 3, 2014

Accelerating Investment in Indian Education

  By: Kevin Kalra, Senior Project Coordinator, Global Business Coalition for Education   "As a young citizen of India, armed with technology...

Accelerating Progress on MDG2
February 5, 2014

Accelerating Progress on MDG2

  By: Kevin Kalra, Senior Project Coordinator, Global Business Coalition for Education   We are less than 1,000 days from the 2015 deadline ...

Resources on Business and Education
January 29, 2014

Resources on Business and Education

  The following resources help guide companies' involvement in global education.   Business should develop a business case to engage in educ...

Q&A with Robert Triefus, Chief Marketing Officer of GUCCI
January 29, 2014

Q&A with Robert Triefus, Chief Marketing Officer of GUCCI

  Today, 57 million primary school-age children around the world are out of school.  Girls represent over half this number.  About 774 million adul...

GBC-EDUCATION 2014 CALENDAR OF ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS
December 19, 2013

GBC-EDUCATION 2014 CALENDAR OF ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS

  Stay tuned for details on Working Groups, collaborative projects between members as well as regional meetings and country delegation visits. ...

Celebrating as we Look Forward: GBC-Education in 2013
December 19, 2013

Celebrating as we Look Forward: GBC-Education in 2013

- From massive consumer campaigns to strategic investments affecting hundreds of thousands of children, the Global Business Coalition for Education (G...

Pearson assessing learning outcomes of its products
December 11, 2013

Pearson assessing learning outcomes of its products

  As the global education discourse shifts from issues of “access” to “access and quality,” GBC-Education company Pearson is leading the ...