Sep 17, 2022 | Updates
Rewiring Education for People and Planet, this report is a call to action to work across sectors, levels, and stakeholders to transform education together with a wider development transformation.
Sep 14, 2017 | Updates
In its Learning Generation report, the Education Commission says that successful education systems must reach everyone, including the most disadvantaged and marginalized children. We will not close the learning gap unless leaders take additional steps to include and...
Jan 18, 2017 | Updates
Pop star Shakira has made an impassioned plea to world leaders to look after the development of our youngest children. “Today’s babies will drive tomorrow’s business,” she said at the opening ceremony of the World Economic Forum in Davos. “Children’s capacity to...
Oct 20, 2016 | Updates
Nidhi Singal and Anuradha De The #CostingEquity Report launched on 17th October at the UN General Assembly clearly states that at a time when global education funding is in decline, such cuts have a disproportionate impact on children with disabilities. The impact of...
Sep 21, 2016 | In the Media
Half the world’s children will have little or no schooling by 2030, former Prime Minister Gordon Brown has warned. Denying youngsters a decent education risked seeing them forced into child labour, left trapped in poverty or even lured into extremism, he said. Mr...
Sep 19, 2016 | In the Media
More than two-thirds of schoolchildren in low-income countries will not learn basic primary level skills in 2030 despite an ambitious goal to get every child in school and learning.
Aug 23, 2016 | In the Media
With less than one month until the Education Commission’s report launch, Save the Children Chief Executive and Commissioner Helle Thorning-Schmidt explains why equitable financing and strengthening domestic education systems are the keys to fulfilling the fourth Sustainable Development Goal.
Aug 3, 2016 | Updates
As part of the conclusion of Aid for Rural Education Access Initiative’s (AREAi) consultation, participants stressed that “government agencies must be created to monitor the distribution, allocation and utilization of funding” for education.
Jul 11, 2016 | Updates
Reflecting on the outcomes of the Oslo Commission meeting, Commissioner Baela Raza Jamil discusses securing the promise of universal education and how the Education Commission hopes to rise to that challenge.
Mar 30, 2016 | Updates
Commissioner and Global Partnership for Education Chair Julia Gillard on the need to secure a quality education for all