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...

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...

Universal Children’s Day: Listening to the Children’s Story
November 20, 2015

Universal Children’s Day: Listening to the Children’s Story

There are 65 million children between 3 and 15 who are affected by crises globally. Despite the largest refugee crisis since WWII and the decline in f...

Tom Fletcher Pressures World Leaders to Stand #UpForSchool
September 18, 2015

Tom Fletcher Pressures World Leaders to Stand #UpForSchool

The call to put pressure on world leaders came from Tom Fletcher, the former UK Ambassador to Lebanon and now Director of Global Strategy for the Glob...

WORLD LEADERS, BUSINESSES, AND PHILANTHROPISTS URGED TO BACK ACTION PLAN TO GET ONE MILLION SYRIAN REFUGEE CHILDREN INTO SCHOOL
September 10, 2015

WORLD LEADERS, BUSINESSES, AND PHILANTHROPISTS URGED TO BACK ACTION PLAN TO GET ONE MILLION SYRIAN REFUGEE CHILDREN INTO SCHOOL

With Lebanon’s new school year due to start within two weeks, there is an immediate shortfall of $30 million needed to get 200,000 Syrian refuge...

Beyond the Day: How businesses are working to end child labor
June 12, 2015

Beyond the Day: How businesses are working to end child labor

Today is World Day Against Child Labour. Companies can and should join the effort to combat this tragedy by paying fair wages, respecting human rights...