Can Business Really Deliver Equality of Opportunity?
May 22, 2017

Can Business Really Deliver Equality of Opportunity?

That 75 million young people have had their education disrupted or ended by conflicts, natural disasters, epidemics and other crises is the scandal o...

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 ...

Businesses React to Education in Emergencies
October 3, 2016

Businesses React to Education in Emergencies

The REACT database, launched at GBC-Education’s annual high-level breakfast during the 71st session of the UN General Assembly, enables companies ac...

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...

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...

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...

Corporate-Led Innovations to Bring Kids to School and School to Kids
March 15, 2016

Corporate-Led Innovations to Bring Kids to School and School to Kids

This year’s Global Education & Skills Forum, organized by GBC-Education member GEMS Education’s charity Varkey Foundation, with support from ...

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...

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 ...