No Lost Generation EdTech Summit Showcases the Role of Technology and Business in Education in Crisis
March 17, 2017

No Lost Generation EdTech Summit Showcases the Role of Technology and Business in Education in Crisis

From March 1-2, the #NoLostGeneration EdTech Summit took place in Amman, Jordan. The summit was held in response to the crisis in Syria, a conflict th...

A 21st-Century Response to the Refugee Education Crisis
March 10, 2017

A 21st-Century Response to the Refugee Education Crisis

Tom Fletcher, Senior Adviser to the Global Business Coalition for Education, outlines the case for a business-led approach to close the education gap ...

GBC-Education Celebrates Members’ Contributions to Girls’ Education on International Women’s Day
March 8, 2017

GBC-Education Celebrates Members’ Contributions to Girls’ Education on International Women’s Day

Today across the globe, International Women’s Day celebrations are drawing attention to the crucial contributions of women to all areas of society. ...

UNHCR, Save the Children and Pearson Join Forces to Tackle Refugee Education Crisis
February 28, 2017

UNHCR, Save the Children and Pearson Join Forces to Tackle Refugee Education Crisis

UNHCR, the UN refugee agency, Save the Children, the global children’s charity, and Pearson, the world’s largest education company, have joined fo...

International Mother Language Day 2017
February 22, 2017

International Mother Language Day 2017

Yesterday, International Mother Language Day celebrated linguistic and cultural diversity around the world. This year’s theme was “Towards...

Human Rights Day: How one company is improving access to education for vulnerable children
December 9, 2016

Human Rights Day: How one company is improving access to education for vulnerable children

As a family company, NRS International feels a personal commitment to education. Since the onset of the school year, beginning in August 2016, NRS has...

Celebrating Universal Children’s Day: Engaging Business in Early Childhood Development
November 22, 2016

Celebrating Universal Children’s Day: Engaging Business in Early Childhood Development

November 20th marked Universal Children’s Day and many GBC-Education members joined celebrities, politicians, and world leaders to help generate awa...

ITWORX Education Honored with Awards for Education Innovation
November 8, 2016

ITWORX Education Honored with Awards for Education Innovation

Congratulations to Coalition member ITWORX Education for receiving two awards at the ACN Arab Technology Awards 2016 on October 17th! The two honors, ...

Welcome to GBC-Education’s Newest Member, SABIS!
October 24, 2016

Welcome to GBC-Education’s Newest Member, SABIS!

Excerpt: GBC-Education is excited to announce the latest member of our Coalition, SABIS, a global school management company operating in 20 countries ...

Investments in Adolescent Girls Are Crucial, Businesses Have a Role in Fostering Their Growth
October 20, 2016

Investments in Adolescent Girls Are Crucial, Businesses Have a Role in Fostering Their Growth

The UN Population Fund’s (UNFPA) report, State of World Population 2016, provides in-depth look at the support 10-year-old girls require from their ...