It Takes a Village: Standard Chartered is Going Beyond for Girls’ Education
July 14, 2017

It Takes a Village: Standard Chartered is Going Beyond for Girls’ Education

Tomorrow marks World Youth Skills Day and an important moment to reflect on how we are preparing the world’s young people – and especially young g...

Investments in Adolescent Girls Are Crucial, Businesses Have a Role in Fostering Their Growth
October 20, 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 ...

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...

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...

Two Years Later, The Effects Of The Ebola Crisis on Education Linger
March 24, 2016

Two Years Later, The Effects Of The Ebola Crisis on Education Linger

In January this year, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the Ebola outbreak over at last. The announcement was just a few months shy of the ...

Standard Chartered Launches #ThisGirlsGoal with GBC-Education
August 26, 2015

Standard Chartered Launches #ThisGirlsGoal with GBC-Education

Today, Standard Chartered is launching their #ThisGirlsGoal campaign, a social media and advocacy campaign designed to create and facilitate a convers...

Youth: The Biggest Missing Voice at the Table
August 12, 2015

Youth: The Biggest Missing Voice at the Table

Children and youth have the most to gain from access to quality education programming. In many contexts their futures, lives and communities depend on...

Six Education Moments at WEF Africa 2015
June 8, 2015

Six Education Moments at WEF Africa 2015

The World Economic Forum 2015 took place in Cape Town from 3-5 June. Read on to see what happened when high-level leaders from around the globe conven...