15 in ‘15: GBC-Education’s Top Moments of the Year
December 6, 2015

15 in ‘15: GBC-Education’s Top Moments of the Year

GBC-Education accomplished much in 2015, both in collaboration with each other and through partnerships with governments and nonprofits. Not to mentio...

In Their Own Words:
November 17, 2015

In Their Own Words:

This exclusive GBC-Education blog series, In Their Own Words: Youth Speak Out for Education Investment highlights the unique relationship between priv...

GEP Director Adam Braun Announces Pilot Launch Alongside UNGA
September 29, 2015

GEP Director Adam Braun Announces Pilot Launch Alongside UNGA

At the #UpForSchool Town Hall event sponsored by UNICEF and British charity Theirworld, Global Education Platform (GEP) Director Adam Braun announced ...

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...

GBC-Education Members to Convene Alongside UN General Assembly
August 25, 2015

GBC-Education Members to Convene Alongside UN General Assembly

This September, world leaders will convene in New York to officially adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. GBC-Education’s annual September event...

Microsoft to Award $10 Million to Top Nonprofits Across the World
July 20, 2015

Microsoft to Award $10 Million to Top Nonprofits Across the World

Microsoft is unveiling their latest Windows 10 operating system soon and accompanying it is a year long celebratory campaign that will award a generou...

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...

Angry Birds Are Furious and #UpForSchool
June 29, 2015

Angry Birds Are Furious and #UpForSchool

GBC-Education #smartinvestment Network member Rovio Entertainment — the Finnish creator of the Angry Birds game — teamed up with A World At School...

Tune In: Pearson and UNICEF to launch their ‘Activate Talks’ series
June 23, 2015

Tune In: Pearson and UNICEF to launch their ‘Activate Talks’ series

In collaboration with UNICEF UK, GBC-Education member, Pearson Plc., is launching a new series to help business leaders and thought-leaders work toget...

Innovative Financing for Education: A Q&A with Ranajoy Basu, Reed Smith
June 12, 2015

Innovative Financing for Education: A Q&A with Ranajoy Basu, Reed Smith

Right now, there are 58 million children around the world who are not in school, and limited financing is a major barrier to ensuring universal primar...