ITWORX Education Honored with Awards for Education Innovation
08 Nov 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, ...

Welcome to GBC-Education’s Newest Member, SABIS!
24 Oct 2016

Welcome to GBC-Education’s Newest Member, SABIS!

Excerpt: GBC-Education is excited to announce the latest member of our Coalition, SABIS, a global school management company operating in 20 countries ...

Investments in Adolescent Girls Are Crucial, Businesses Have a Role in Fostering Their Growth
20 Oct 2016

Investments in Adolescent Girls Are Crucial, Businesses Have a Role in Fostering Their Growth

The UN Population Fund’s (UNFPA) report, State of World Population 2016, provides in-depth look at the support 10-year-old girls require from their ...

GBC-Education Founding Member Wins 2016 African Business Leader Award
29 Sep 2016

GBC-Education Founding Member Wins 2016 African Business Leader Award

Aliko Dangote, Chairman and CEO of Dangote Group, was honored with the Africa-America Institute’s (AAI) 2016 African Business Leader Award on Septem...

Youngest Children Left Behind in Crises, but Business can Intervene
27 Sep 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. ...

How Business Can Help Solve the Lake Chad Basin Crisis
01 Sep 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 ...

Report Release: No Lost Generation — Holding on to the Promise of Education for All Syrian Refugees
02 Aug 2016

Report Release: No Lost Generation — Holding on to the Promise of Education for All Syrian Refugees

A report released August 3rd, commissioned by Theirworld and the Global Business Coalition for Education and written by Kevin Watkins, Executive Direc...

Report Announcement: Business Case for Engaging in Early Childhood Development
30 Jun 2016

Report Announcement: Business Case for Engaging in Early Childhood Development

GBC-Education has announced a report which details why businesses should invest in early childhood development (ECD), a holistic approach encompassing...

Leaders in Education Development Speak Up for Public-Private Partnerships
12 Apr 2016

Leaders in Education Development Speak Up for Public-Private Partnerships

This week, GBC-Education will host a high-level meeting, ‘Stronger Investments, Greater Impact,’ that will bring together leaders from business, f...

Leaders Convene to Discuss Education During World Bank-IMF Spring Meetings
11 Apr 2016

Leaders Convene to Discuss Education During World Bank-IMF Spring Meetings

This week, thousands of government officials, civil society organizations, journalists, and leaders from academia and the private sector are gathering...