Western Union Launches #IAmMore Challenge to Tackle Misperceptions about Refugees
June 20, 2017

Western Union Launches #IAmMore Challenge to Tackle Misperceptions about Refugees

On this World Refugee Day, I want to share the story of Abdulazez*, who was forced to leave his home in Syria with his family. They ended up in a refu...

World Teachers’ Day 2016 Reveals Increased Need for Business Engagement in Education
October 5, 2016

World Teachers’ Day 2016 Reveals Increased Need for Business Engagement in Education

Today marks World Teachers’ Day, established to celebrate the teaching profession and honor those who dedicate their career to educating and shaping...

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...

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, ...

WEF 2016: GBC-Education Members Speak Out
January 28, 2016

WEF 2016: GBC-Education Members Speak Out

From January 20 – 23, heads of state gathered alongside celebrities and thought leaders from civil society, the public sector, and the private secto...

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 ...

The Power of the Adolescent Girl: The world’s most-wasted resource
October 12, 2015

The Power of the Adolescent Girl: The world’s most-wasted resource

The following op-ed is part of a series produced by leaders within the Global Business Coalition for Education calling on increased access to educatio...

Highlights from the Social Innovation Summit ‘15
June 15, 2015

Highlights from the Social Innovation Summit ‘15

Last Wednesday and Thursday, business leaders, advocates, politicians, and other changemakers convened at the twice annual Social Innovation Summit in...

Donors and Business on #ScalingResults in Washington
April 16, 2015

Donors and Business on #ScalingResults in Washington

  To coincide with the annual World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings in Washington DC, GBC-Education gathered together members of the global education co...

Education without Borders: Business Taking Action for the Children of Syria
January 20, 2014

Education without Borders: Business Taking Action for the Children of Syria

  By: Kevin Kalra, Senior Project Coordinator, Global Business Coalition for Education   Two million Syrian children are becoming a lost ...

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