GBC-Education Welcomes Newest Member, Voith!
13 Jul 2017

GBC-Education Welcomes Newest Member, Voith!

The Global Business Coalition for Education (GBC-Education) is pleased to welcome Voith as the newest member of our Coalition! Founded in 1867, Voith ...

G20 Makes Landmark Commitment to Education Financing
09 Jul 2017

G20 Makes Landmark Commitment to Education Financing

This past weekend, the G20 countries agreed to a meaningful breakthrough for global education. The leaders of the largest and richest countries acknow...

HP commits $20M+ to enable quality education
06 Jul 2017

HP commits $20M+ to enable quality education

HP Chief Supply Chain Officer Stuart Pann announced a bold new pledge before a crowd of 12,000 people at the Global Citizen Festival in Hamburg on Jul...

The Key To Realizing the SDGs? Education.
03 Jul 2017

The Key To Realizing the SDGs? Education.

Business has an undeniable role in helping to accelerate progress toward realizing the SDGs. By investing in girls’ education, education in emergenc...

Business Backs #5for5 Campaign and Investment in Early Childhood Development in Advance of G20
28 Jun 2017

Business Backs #5for5 Campaign and Investment in Early Childhood Development in Advance of G20

This week, the Global Business Coalition for Education is rallying around early childhood development and education financing. Our partner organizatio...

Western Union Launches #IAmMore Challenge to Tackle Misperceptions about Refugees
20 Jun 2017

Western Union Launches #IAmMore Challenge to Tackle Misperceptions about Refugees

On this World Refugee Day, I want to share the story of Abdulazez*, who was forced to leave his home in Syria with his family. They ended up in a refu...

Hope Rising: Oando Foundation Commemorates Day of the African Child
16 Jun 2017

Hope Rising: Oando Foundation Commemorates Day of the African Child

Today, the African continent commemorates the Day of the African Child under the theme “Accelerating protection, empowerment and equal opportunities...

Can Business Really Deliver Equality of Opportunity?
22 May 2017

Can Business Really Deliver Equality of Opportunity?

That 75 million young people have had their education disrupted or ended by conflicts, natural disasters, epidemics and other crises is the scandal o...

New Report Showcases How Early Investments are Smart Investments in Kenya
08 May 2017

New Report Showcases How Early Investments are Smart Investments in Kenya

A new report by the Global Business Coalition for Education (GBC-Education), Investing Smart, Investing Early: A Business Guide to Early Childhood Dev...

Education in Emergencies: How The Private Sector Can Play a Role in Protecting it in Times of Crisis
04 May 2017

Education in Emergencies: How The Private Sector Can Play a Role in Protecting it in Times of Crisis

Education can be life-saving during times of conflict and crisis. It gives children a place to feel safe, provides a sense of stability, and protects ...