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...

First-Ever World Humanitarian Summit to Scale Up The Business Response in Crisis
May 19, 2016

First-Ever World Humanitarian Summit to Scale Up The Business Response in Crisis

Next week, the international community will gather for the UN’s first-ever World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul, Turkey to assess how governments, ...

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...

Commission on the Status of Women and Gender Parity in Humanitarian Crisis
April 4, 2016

Commission on the Status of Women and Gender Parity in Humanitarian Crisis

NRS International CSR Manager Nicole Malick attended the 60th session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women. In this opinion piece, she reflects...

World Leaders #SupportSyrians, Pledge $11 Billion
February 5, 2016

World Leaders #SupportSyrians, Pledge $11 Billion

During the Supporting Syria and the Region conference, world leaders announced new pledges to get more than one million Syrian refugee children in sch...

Private Sector Commits $75 Million Through Partnership to Educate Syrian Children
February 4, 2016

Private Sector Commits $75 Million Through Partnership to Educate Syrian Children

In the lead up to the first-ever World Humanitarian Summit in May, GBC-Education has scaled up the business response to the Syrian refugee crisis, rai...

BUSINESSES COMMIT $50 MILLION TO GET SYRIAN CHILDREN BACK INTO SCHOOL
January 21, 2016

BUSINESSES COMMIT $50 MILLION TO GET SYRIAN CHILDREN BACK INTO SCHOOL

GBC-Education has enlisted more than 50 companies to support the education of Syrian refugee children. Together, these Coalition members and partners ...

Syria’s Young Talent: This Video Gives Hope for Syrian Refugee Children
January 14, 2016

Syria’s Young Talent: This Video Gives Hope for Syrian Refugee Children

British charity Theirworld teamed up with Silverfish Media to produce a video showcasing the surprising way education and literacy was able to transfo...

UN Special Envoy for Global Education Calls for Financing to Educate 1 Million Syrian Refugee Children
January 12, 2016

UN Special Envoy for Global Education Calls for Financing to Educate 1 Million Syrian Refugee Children

Earlier today, the UN Special Envoy for Global Education Gordon Brown warned the international community that if they fail to mobilize their support f...

Your Company Can Help to Educate One Million Syrian Refugee Children
December 10, 2015

Your Company Can Help to Educate One Million Syrian Refugee Children

Nearly 3 million children are fleeing their homes in Syria. In Lebanon alone, there are more than 500,000 Syrian refugee children. Through an innovati...