• Education can help reduce the cycle of poverty and violence in emergency contexts

    This blog was also published on the GPE Website. By the end of 2018, over 70 million individuals were forcibly displaced worldwide as a result of persecution, conflict, violence, as well as human rights violations. Access to quality education is key to mitigate the effects of conflict.   CREDIT: Fadi Arouri   By the end

    July 5, 2019
  • VACANCY: Communications Officer

    Introduction The Global Campaign for Education (GCE) founded in 1999, is a global civil society movement working to end the education crisis. GCE members bring together civil society organisations, NGOs, teacher unions, child rights activists, parents’ associations, young people and community organisations who work together in coalition in nearly 100 countries. GCE promotes education as

    June 26, 2019
  • CALL FOR PROPOSAL – Endline Evaluation of the Civil Society Education Fund (CSEF) Programme 2016-2019

    The Global Campaign for Education (GCE) is releasing a call for proposals (CfP) to undertake an external evaluation of the Civil Society Education Fund (CSEF) Programme 2016-2019 for the duration of approximately five months. For more details, please download the Terms of Reference. Proposals should be submitted electronically in English with the subject line “Proposal:

    June 25, 2019
  • June 16 – An international day that commemorates the fights of the African Child and Youth

    Historical relevance Worldwide, June 16, the Day of the African Child, commemorates the fight of the youths against the true brutality of the apartheid system in South Africa.  Not only were all black south Africans subjected to a hostile socio political as well as economic environment at every turn, but the youth already recognised that

    June 21, 2019
  • Building a Network and Moving Mountains

    At the 6th  Global Campaign for Education (GCE) World Assembly in Kathmandu in November 2018, the first ever youth caucus convened with youth delegates from all over the world.  In only two days, visions and dreams were shared, strategies developed and friendships forged. From this moment on, it was clear when youth meet mountains can

    May 22, 2019
  • GAWE 2019 in Latin America and the Caribbean: An opportunity to analyse the state of the human right to education in the region

    This blog was first published on the UNESCO GEM report blog The Global Action Week for Education (GAWE) is a great international mobilisation that this year focuses on the importance of guaranteeing the human right to education for the realisation of all human rights, and also to achieve sustainable development. In this context, the Latin

    May 20, 2019

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Global Action Week 2019

Global Action Week for Education 2019 focuses on the right to education. Know more about what is happening around the world.

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6th World Assembly - 16 to 18 November

Strengthening our collective action

GCE 6th World Assembly in Kathmandu celebrates the transforming power of education.

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GCE Movement 2018 Global report

Reflecting back on our achievements

The report highlights the achievements and challenges of the movement in delivering the 2015-2018 strategic plan.

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