Pearson Extends Partnership with Camfed to Improve Girls’ Education in Africa
February 21, 2017

Pearson Extends Partnership with Camfed to Improve Girls’ Education in Africa

The Camfed ‘Learner Guide’ programme, developed in partnership with Pearson, is being extended in Tanzania to support an extra 6,400 children in 8...

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...

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 ...

Pearson Aligns Sustainability Plan with the SDGs
July 13, 2016

Pearson Aligns Sustainability Plan with the SDGs

GBC-Education founding member Pearson has released its 2015 Sustainability Report illustrating how it is addressing education inequality on a global s...

How Pearson Engages Employees for Education in Emergencies
June 19, 2016

How Pearson Engages Employees for Education in Emergencies

This year on World Refugee Day, people across the world are calling on the international community to stand #WithRefugees. With almost 65.3 million fo...

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, ...

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...