263 Million Children and Youth are Out of School: How Business Can Help
July 15, 2016

263 Million Children and Youth are Out of School: How Business Can Help

UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS) has released figures indicating that the number of children and adolescents out of school is growing, now totali...

The Power of the Adolescent Girl: There’s No More Valuable Investment Than in a Girl’s Education
October 12, 2015

The Power of the Adolescent Girl: There’s No More Valuable Investment Than in a Girl’s Education

The following op-ed is part of a series produced by leaders within the Global Business Coalition for Education calling on increased access to educatio...

Two GBC-Education Founding Members Named Commissioners for the Global Commission on Financing Education
September 22, 2015

Two GBC-Education Founding Members Named Commissioners for the Global Commission on Financing Education

On Sept. 22, 2015, the commissioners who will oversee the Global Commission on Financing Education’s research on economic trends associated with inc...

Dangote Group Hosts UN Secretary-General During Two-Day Visit to Nigeria
August 25, 2015

Dangote Group Hosts UN Secretary-General During Two-Day Visit to Nigeria

During a two day visit to Nigeria, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon met with GBC-Education Advisory Board member Aliko Dangote, CEO of one...

New Commission to Transform Education Financing — Oslo Summit
July 8, 2015

New Commission to Transform Education Financing — Oslo Summit

On the second and final day of the Oslo Summit for Education and Development, heads of government met to discuss a Global Commission on Financing Educ...

The View from Davos
January 31, 2014

The View from Davos

  By Sarah Brown, Executive Chair, Global Business Coalition for Education   This year’s development topics at the Davos World Economic Fo...