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GPE Chair Julia Gillard to G20 leaders 'step forward and increase foreign aid and support for education'

Before the start of the G20 Summit in Hamburg, Julia Gillard was interviewed by CNN's Christiane Amanpour to discuss the crucial role that education can play to ensure long-term and sustainable development around the world. Gillard is asking world leaders to add education to the G20 agenda. Education financing is down, compared to an overall increase in total aid, but only by adequately financing education, especially for girls, will the world be more peaceful and more secure.

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