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...

From London to Istanbul: Updates on Private Sector Commitments for Syrian Refugee Crisis
May 22, 2016

From London to Istanbul: Updates on Private Sector Commitments for Syrian Refugee Crisis

In February, GBC-Education members and partners announced $75 million in financing and solutions, and a commitment to assist one million Syrian refuge...

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, ...

HP Donates Laptops to Enhance Learning for Syrian Refugees
December 11, 2015

HP Donates Laptops to Enhance Learning for Syrian Refugees

There are more than 500,000 Syrian refugee children in Lebanon alone, yet the majority are not in school. However, through a double-shift school syste...

5 "Techfugee" Solutions to Tackle the Refugee Crisis
December 7, 2015

5 "Techfugee" Solutions to Tackle the Refugee Crisis

In late June, Amnesty International released a report quantifying the magnitude of the refugee crisis. Now, TechCrunch Editor Mike Butcher is calling ...

World Leaders to Hike Education Funding in Time for New School Year
July 9, 2015

World Leaders to Hike Education Funding in Time for New School Year

After two days of the second-to-last high-level education meeting before the SDGs will be officially adopted this September, world leaders decided on ...

New Commission to Transform Education Financing — Oslo Summit
July 8, 2015

New Commission to Transform Education Financing — Oslo Summit

On the second and final day of the Oslo Summit for Education and Development, heads of government met to discuss a Global Commission on Financing Educ...

Lebanon Business Leaders Join Global Education Campaign
June 4, 2015

Lebanon Business Leaders Join Global Education Campaign

Fifteen of Lebanon’s top corporations met in Beirut last May for a roundtable meeting hosted by GBC-Education. The meeting follows a deal reached in...