Posts Tagged: education in emergencies

5 Ways Companies Can Support Education During COVID-19
May 18, 2020

5 Ways Companies Can Support Education During COVID-19

The outbreak of COVID-19 has presented a sobering lesson in education, highlighting the extent to which unequal access to technology and the internet ...

$21 Million Needed to Continue Refugee Education in Greece
April 27, 2020

$21 Million Needed to Continue Refugee Education in Greece

While the world has turned its attention to the COVID-19 pandemic, refugee children on the Greek Islands fear being forgotten and deprived of any lear...

HP Partners with Comp-U-Dopt to Provide Equipment to Students During COVID-19
April 22, 2020

HP Partners with Comp-U-Dopt to Provide Equipment to Students During COVID-19

HP Inc. announced that it is partnering with the Global Business Coalition for Education and Comp-U-Dopt to provide equipment to students affected by ...

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, ...

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. ...

In Istanbul, Education Kickstarts Summit Agenda with GBC-Education Event
May 23, 2016

In Istanbul, Education Kickstarts Summit Agenda with GBC-Education Event

During the Coalition’s event at the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul, GBC-Education convened 150 high-level leaders from business, governme...

New Scorecard Reveals Education Disrupted For 75 Million Children
March 17, 2016

New Scorecard Reveals Education Disrupted For 75 Million Children

A new scorecard released by A World at School reveals that the education of 75 million children and youth was affected by humanitarian emergencies and...

Educational Inequality Proven to Double Likelihood of Violence
November 6, 2015

Educational Inequality Proven to Double Likelihood of Violence

In an effort to build the case that education supports the long-term process for peace-building and prevents conflicts, FHI 360’s Education Policy ...

A Plea for Education in Emergencies Financing, CEO Dubai Cares
July 22, 2015

A Plea for Education in Emergencies Financing, CEO Dubai Cares

After attending the Oslo Summit on Education for Development in July, Dubai Cares CEO Tariq Al Gurg’s commitment to financing education in emergenci...