The new era of Environmental Social and Corporate Governance (ESG) and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) practices underscore an opportunity for the education sector to be at the forefront of the new way of working with companies to align their internal activities to create systemic, strategic and scalable change.
The Global Business Coalition for Education is launching a new multi-year “Business Investment for Education Impact” initiative. The initiative aims to build a stronger, more informed and impactful network of businesses with the potential to transform education outcomes through more strategic and coordinated investment. Using a quasi-design approach, the initiative will conduct a consolidated mapping of the global education landscape and evidence, including major actors, regulatory frameworks, guiding principles, strategic efforts and initiatives; provide a series of design options for solutions for business and non-corporate stakeholders; test and prototype the solutions and develop a refined product for companies and non-corporate stakeholders; and develop a business model to implement, deliver and scale the use of the solutions to improve corporate investment in global education.
We are currently seeking proposals from a consultancy firm or independent consultancy team to support the achievement of one or all of the following tasks in Phase 1 – Scoping, Listening and Designing— of the project.
During this phase we endeavor to complete the following three tasks:
The deliverables associated with each of the following points in the scope of work include:
Please note, we will accept proposals for consultants able to complete deliverables 1-4, inclusive, and also accept proposals for consultants able to complete deliverable 1 and/or deliverable 2-4, as two, independent projects.
Please submit a 1-2-page application to firstname.lastname@example.org by 20 February 2020, with the name of the consultancy in the subject line, outlining:
Proposals will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
The Global Business Coalition for Education is a movement of businesses committed to ending the global education crisis and unleashing the potential of the next generation. Our mission is to ensure that every child has the best start in life, a safe place to learn, and skills for the future.
Established as an initiative of the global children’s charity Theirworld in 2012, the Global Business Coalition for Education is committed to bringing together the expertise and resources of the business community with the campaign for global education and Sustainable Development Goal 4. We serve as the business community’s social impact advisor, combining the expertise of education and business to develop customized programs and identify investments, partnerships, and opportunities that will have the greatest impact.