Posts Tagged: Education Cannot Wait Fund

Here’s How Companies Tangibly Support Refugee Education
June 20, 2019

Here’s How Companies Tangibly Support Refugee Education

Half of all 70.8 million forcibly displaced people in the world are children under the age of 18, according to a new report released yesterday from th...

Can Business Really Deliver Equality of Opportunity?
May 22, 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...

Businesses React to Education in Emergencies
October 3, 2016

Businesses React to Education in Emergencies

The REACT database, launched at GBC-Education’s annual high-level breakfast during the 71st session of the UN General Assembly, enables companies ac...

Youngest Children Left Behind in Crises, but Business can Intervene
September 27, 2016

Youngest Children Left Behind in Crises, but Business can Intervene

More than 60 per cent of active 2016 humanitarian response plans, flash appeals and refugee response plans do not include comprehensive ECD services. ...

GBC-Education’s Annual Breakfast: Innovative Responses to Education in Emergencies
September 23, 2016

GBC-Education’s Annual Breakfast: Innovative Responses to Education in Emergencies

Wednesday morning, GBC-Education hosted its annual, high-level breakfast, Business Leads in Education: Driving Innovation and Partnership, during the ...

How Business Can Help Solve the Lake Chad Basin Crisis
September 1, 2016

How Business Can Help Solve the Lake Chad Basin Crisis

The violent insurgency of Boko Haram in northern Nigeria has led to the destruction of over 1,500 schools and left 600,000 children without access to ...

Call to Action: Business Leads in Emergencies
July 19, 2016

Call to Action: Business Leads in Emergencies

With the education of over 75 million youth disrupted by conflict and emergency last year, the economic growth critical to business operations in our ...

Tom Fletcher Witnesses Education Transforming Syrian Refugee Children’s Lives
May 18, 2016

Tom Fletcher Witnesses Education Transforming Syrian Refugee Children’s Lives

Tom Fletcher, GBC-Education’s Director of Global Strategy, recently traveled to Lebanon and Jordan where he met with educators and students at d...