the Learning Generation

Investing in education for a changing worldExplore the Report  Download the Report

Learn about Pioneer Countries

The initiative supports countries implementing the Commission’s recommendations.
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Learn about the International Finance Facility for Education

The Commission proposes a new facility to bridge the education financing gap.
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On @cnbcafrica, H.E. @jmkikwete discusses the long term value of investing in #education for Africa and the world.

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  • Education changes the world Lets give every child the chancehellip
    Education changes the world. Let’s give every child the chance to make an impact.
  • Last night Shakira and several world leaders called on thehellip
    Last night,  @Shakira  and several world leaders called on the  #G20  to stand up for children and fully fund  #education . ・・・  #Repost  from  @shakira : With President Macri of Argentina, Julia Gillard, former PM of Australia and Commissioner of Global Partnership for Education, PM Erna Solberg of Norway, Helle Thorning-Schmidt, Education Commissioner & CEO of Save the Children, Wongani from Malawi, and Gordon Brown, former PM of the UK, advocating to raise more funds from countries towards the IFFed. Help us by putting pressure on your leaders to put education first. With your help we can get there! Con el Presidente…
  • Will the next generation be lost or learning? If trendshellip
    Will the next generation be lost or learning? If trends continue, by 2030 half of the world's 1.6 billion children could be missing out on the learning they deserve. It's up to  #G20  leaders to prioritize  #education . Like to show you support our children's future.
  • We are at risk of losing an entire generation ofhellip
    We are at risk of losing an entire generation of  #refugee  children if we fail to ensure they are in school and learning. A recent trip with  @SaveTheChildren  to Uganda shows the progress being made and challenges ahead. Read Gordon Brown's  #WorldRefugeeDay  OpEd at the link in our profile.
  • On WorldEnvironmentDay lets renew our commitment to educating all childrenhellip
    On  #WorldEnvironmentDay , let’s renew our commitment to educating all children so they are prepared to address the challenges facing our planet’s future. Visit the link in our profile to read why former President of Mexico  @FelipeCalderonHinojosa  believes climate change is an education issue.
  • Happy InternationalChildrensDay! Today reminds us that education is a humanhellip
    Happy  #InternationalChildrensDay ! Today reminds us that  #education  is a human right that every child deserves. ✏️
  • Repost from shakira  Millions of children dont get tohellip
     #Repost  from  @shakira : ・・・ Millions of children don't get to go to school. But we have the chance to change that. Tell the G20 to back education -> ・・・ Follow the link in our profile to sign the petition with Shakira.
  • This week in Nairobi Kenya we hosted delegates from twelvehellip
    This week in Nairobi, Kenya we hosted delegates from twelve African countries for our  #LearningGeneration  workshop. This network of education champions spent the week sharing best practices and innovative ideas to ensure that all children are in school and learning by 2030.

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Civil society consultations in 80 countries

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About the Commission

The Education Commission is a major global initiative engaging world leaders, policy makers and researchers to develop a renewed and compelling investment case and financing pathway for achieving equal educational opportunity for children and young people.

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Global Engagement

Over the last year, the Commission invited organizations, NGOs, teachers, young people and civil society to be a part of their effort to inspire global decision makers to finance and deliver quality education for all.

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