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Global Partnership for Education Grants US$260 Million To Provide Children In Six Low-Income Countries With a Quality Education
Global Partnership for Education Grants US$260 Million To Provide Children In Six Low-Income Countries With a Quality Education
 The Board of Directors of the Global Partnership for Education has approved US$260.2 million in grants to six developing countries, providing critical funding and momentum toward quality education for all children. Read More >
Taliban attack on Pakistan school an act of ‘horror and rank cowardice
Taliban attack on Pakistan school an act of ‘horror and rank cowardice', says UN chief
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today strongly condemned the “blood-curdling attack” on a school in Peshawar, Pakistan, which has cost the lives of at least 130 people, the vast majority of whom were children.  Read More >
Webcast December 12: Mobilizing for Children’s Rights, Supporting Local Leaders and Improving Girls’ Education
Webcast December 12: Mobilizing for Children’s Rights, Supporting Local Leaders and Improving Girls’ Education
On December 12, the Center for Universal Education at Brookings will host a discussion on how local leadership and community-based solutions can help advance girls’ education across the world. Read More >
Children and Youth Invited to Help the UN Raise Awareness of Disability
Children and Youth Invited to Help the UN Raise Awareness of Disability
Kicking off on the International Day of Persons with Disabilities on December 3, 2014, #DrawDisability, aims to highlight the challenges PWD have encountered in communities across the globe, as well as their accomplishments. By stimulating discussion around the inclusion of PWD, the drawings will become a narrative tool for social change. Read More >
Standing Together to End School-related Gender-based Violence (SRGBV)
Standing Together to End School-related Gender-based Violence (SRGBV)
The Global Partners Working Group on School-related Gender-based Violence marks International Day to End Violence against Women on 25 November 2014. Read More >

 

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