the Learning Generation

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

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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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Recent Tweets

“91% of children globally attend primary school, only 51% of refugee children do.” –Gordon Brown bit.ly/2rOTq1g #WithRefugees

Recent on Instagram

  • 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 -> theirworld.org/IFFEd ・・・ 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.
  • On NationalTeachersDay we are proud to honor educators  inhellip
    On  #NationalTeachersDay , we are proud to honor educators - in the U.S. and across the globe - whose creativity in the classroom inspires us.
  • Innovations in education will ensure Africas youth generation lives uphellip
    Innovations in education will ensure  #Africa 's youth generation lives up to its enormous promise. Follow the link in our bio to read  @StriveMasiyiwa 's call for better investment in children.
  • Momentum is growing! We were glad to see business andhellip
    Momentum is growing! We were glad to see business and government leaders show support for increased education funding during last week’s  @WorldBank  and  @The_IMF   #SpringMeetings . Read our recap and learn more about our financing proposal at the link in our profile.

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Civil society consultations in 80 countries

Countries represented in engagement activities to date

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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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