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...

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...

Business Leaders Agree the Elimination of Child Labor is Everyone’s Business
June 9, 2016

Business Leaders Agree the Elimination of Child Labor is Everyone’s Business

UNICEF gathered experts including the Head of Child Protection at UNICEF and the U.S. Sustainability Manager of IKEA North America to discuss how the ...

WORLD BANK AND UNICEF ANNOUNCE NEW PARTNERSHIP ON  EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT
April 15, 2016

WORLD BANK AND UNICEF ANNOUNCE NEW PARTNERSHIP ON EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT

Yesterday the World Bank Group President Jim Kim and UNICEF Executive Director Tony Lake announced a new partnership between the two organizations tha...

What you need to know: Supporting Syria and the Region conference
February 3, 2016

What you need to know: Supporting Syria and the Region conference

As the Syria conflict stretches onward with no end in sight, the UK, Germany, Kuwait, Norway, and the UN will join government leaders, NGOs, the priva...

BUSINESSES COMMIT $50 MILLION TO GET SYRIAN CHILDREN BACK INTO SCHOOL
January 21, 2016

BUSINESSES COMMIT $50 MILLION TO GET SYRIAN CHILDREN BACK INTO SCHOOL

GBC-Education has enlisted more than 50 companies to support the education of Syrian refugee children. Together, these Coalition members and partners ...

If it’s Broken, Let’s Fix It
January 19, 2016

If it’s Broken, Let’s Fix It

GBC-Education Advisory Board member Justin van Fleet published an op-ed appearing in the Huffington Post as the Education World Forum takes place in L...

Sarah Brown on 10 Ways to Achieve the World’s Education and Learning Goals
January 13, 2016

Sarah Brown on 10 Ways to Achieve the World’s Education and Learning Goals

GBC-Education Executive Chair Sarah Brown discusses the global educational opportunities the international community has to look forward to in 2016. H...

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 ...

Educational Inequality Proven to Double Likelihood of Violence
November 6, 2015

Educational Inequality Proven to Double Likelihood of Violence

In an effort to build the case that education supports the long-term process for peace-building and prevents conflicts, FHI 360’s Education Policy ...