India Working Group expands collaborative efforts WITH USAID/INDIA AND ACCENTURE
March 20, 2013

India Working Group expands collaborative efforts WITH USAID/INDIA AND ACCENTURE

The Global Business Coalition for Education’s India Working Group co-hosted a meeting in Mumbai on March 6th, moderator by Pooja Bhatt of Accenture ...

The First Global Education and Technology forum, January 31st
January 28, 2013

The First Global Education and Technology forum, January 31st

In the developed world, technology has vastly improved the ability to better learn and share knowledge. Yet in the developing world, it has the power ...

‘Partnering to tackle the global education crisis’: Lisa Belzberg writes for HuffPo
January 28, 2013

‘Partnering to tackle the global education crisis’: Lisa Belzberg writes for HuffPo

Advisory Board Member Lisa Belzberg has written an article for the Huffington Post on the significant impact the private sector can have on global e...

EFA Report Calls for private sector involvement in education, praises GBC-Ed
January 22, 2013

EFA Report Calls for private sector involvement in education, praises GBC-Ed

A new policy paper published by the Education for All Global Monitoring Report shows that while private-sector donations to education projects in ...

2012 Round-Up
December 21, 2012

2012 Round-Up

In a short space of time the members of the Global Business Coalition for Education (GBC-Ed) have achieved a great deal, taking important first steps ...

Business Delegation to India, November 6th-9th
November 10, 2012

Business Delegation to India, November 6th-9th

From the 6-9th of November the Global Business Coalition for Education (GBC-Education) hosted a business delegation in Delhi. Coinciding with the annu...

Taking Action to Deliver on Education – 27th September
September 27, 2012

Taking Action to Deliver on Education – 27th September

To coincide with the UN General Assembly week GBC-Ed hosted a high-level private breakfast meeting discussion  for its Founding Members and an invite...

UNGA Education First Launch – 26th September
September 26, 2012

UNGA Education First Launch – 26th September

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon launches the Education First initiative at the UN General Assembly.

Member’s briefing call: DFID girls’ education challenge, 9th August
August 10, 2012

Member’s briefing call: DFID girls’ education challenge, 9th August

Our members participated in a briefing with officials from Department for International Development's Girls' Education Challenge. This programme, and ...

Delegation to Ethiopia, May 2012
May 24, 2012

Delegation to Ethiopia, May 2012

Prime Minister Meles Zenawi of Ethiopia met a delegation from the Global Business Coalition for Education