Education in Emergencies: How The Private Sector Can Play a Role in Protecting it in Times of Crisis
May 4, 2017

Education in Emergencies: How The Private Sector Can Play a Role in Protecting it in Times of Crisis

Education can be life-saving during times of conflict and crisis. It gives children a place to feel safe, provides a sense of stability, and protects ...

Why Business Should Engage Early
May 2, 2017

Why Business Should Engage Early

Right after our annual breakfast, Sarah Brown was joined by GBC-Education members: Sumitomo, Luminos Fund, Oando Foundation, Dangote Foundation, Voith...

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 Change a Girl’s Trajectory
July 28, 2016

How Business Can Change a Girl’s Trajectory

Coalition member Standard Chartered is celebrating its 10-year anniversary of Goal, an initiative designed to equip girls with financial education and...

Report Announcement: Business Case for Engaging in Early Childhood Development
June 30, 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...

Scorecard Finds Significant Funding Gap for Pre-primary Aid
June 21, 2016

Scorecard Finds Significant Funding Gap for Pre-primary Aid

A new scorecard from Theirworld reveals that pre-primary education is underfunded and under-resourced in many countries. In 2014, only 0.34 percent of...

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...

Social Impact Financing Should Emphasize Problem Solving, Not Return
May 5, 2016

Social Impact Financing Should Emphasize Problem Solving, Not Return

Last week GBC-Education’s founding member, Reed Smith, hosted an event through their Social Impact Finance group, bringing together leaders from bus...

Leaders in Education Development Speak Up for Public-Private Partnerships
April 12, 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
April 11, 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...