World Youth Skills Day: Focusing on the Workforce of the Future
July 14, 2017

World Youth Skills Day: Focusing on the Workforce of the Future

According to the Education Commission, half of the world’s jobs – around 2 billion – are expected to disappear by 2030. In some countries, up to...

Business Supports International Day of the Girl Child 2016
October 11, 2016

Business Supports International Day of the Girl Child 2016

Today is the fifth anniversary of the UN’s International Day of the Girl Child. This year’s themes is ‘Girls’ Progress = Goals’ Progress: Wh...

World Teachers’ Day 2016 Reveals Increased Need for Business Engagement in Education
October 5, 2016

World Teachers’ Day 2016 Reveals Increased Need for Business Engagement in Education

Today marks World Teachers’ Day, established to celebrate the teaching profession and honor those who dedicate their career to educating and shaping...

UNGA ‘16: GBC-Education’s Events
September 30, 2016

UNGA ‘16: GBC-Education’s Events

The 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly featured several key moments for education, such as the launch of the Education CommissionR...

How Business Can Help Create a Global Ecosystem for Learning and Innovation
September 30, 2016

How Business Can Help Create a Global Ecosystem for Learning and Innovation

Wendy Kopp, Co-Founder and CEO of Teach For All and GBC-Education Advisory Board Member, writes about the injustice currently faced by millions of chi...

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 ...