Press Centre

The Global Campaign for Education is a civil society movement representing more than 100 education organisations around the world. The GCE can provide contacts, comments, updates and interviews with our members coalition representatives, our Board members and the GCE Secretariat. We can also arrange press-trips on demand, and provide visual and multimedia assets.

For media requests, please contact our communications coordinator at lerato[@]campaignforeducation.org
For visuals and materials from our coalitions and campaigns, please see here.

Our latest press releases

ALBANIAN COALITION FOR EDUCATION IN ALBANIA CONVINCED THE GOVERNMENT TO REVOKE THE DRAFT LAW ON YOUTH!

ALBANIAN COALITION FOR EDUCATION IN ALBANIA CONVINCED THE GOVERNMENT TO REVOKE THE DRAFT LAW ON YOUTH!

Tirana, 8 July 2019 - Parliamentary Committee on Education and Means of Public Information during the hearing session with civil ...
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Global Action Week for Education – #FreeQualityEducation ForEveryChild

Global Action Week for Education – #FreeQualityEducation ForEveryChild

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: April 25, 2019 CONTACT: Lerato Balendran, GCE Communications Officer, lerato@campaignforeducation.og; JOHANNESBURG:  A successful launch of the ...
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Global Action Week for Education – A Pivotal Moment for Education Worldwide

Global Action Week for Education – A Pivotal Moment for Education Worldwide

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: April 24, 2019 CONTACT: Lerato Balendran, GCE Communications Officer, lerato@campaignforeducation.og; Global Action Week for Education – ...
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International Women’s Day – A Woman’s Place Is Still In The Revolution

International Women’s Day – A Woman’s Place Is Still In The Revolution

This article was first published by Common Dreams You Strike A woman, You Strike Rock!  These are words made famous by South ...
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The World Can No Longer Neglect the Right to Education

The World Can No Longer Neglect the Right to Education

For the first time, the 24th of January is declared The International Day of Education as earmarked in the UN ...
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Students of public universities continue to protest for lower fees and higher budget for education in Albania

Students of public universities continue to protest for lower fees and higher budget for education in Albania

The student’s protest entered its 15th day, while the Government, despite public pressure, has not changed any of the contentious ...
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GLOBAL CAMPAIGN FOR EDUCATION WELCOMES NEW PRESIDENT

GLOBAL CAMPAIGN FOR EDUCATION WELCOMES NEW PRESIDENT

IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: 19 November 2018 CONTACT: Global Campaign for Education, Communications Officer lerato@campaignforeducation.org KATHMANDU -  A newly elected President ...
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A SUCCESSFUL OPENING OF THE 6TH WORLD ASSEMBLY IN NEPAL

A SUCCESSFUL OPENING OF THE 6TH WORLD ASSEMBLY IN NEPAL

IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: 16 November 2018 CONTACT: GCE Communications Officer: lerato@campaignforeducation.org GLOBAL EDUCATION CIVIL SOCIETY GATHER FOR A SUCCESSFUL OPENING ...
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EDUCATION CIVIL SOCIETY LEADERS CONVENE FOR A TRANSFORMATIVE EDUCATION AGENDA

EDUCATION CIVIL SOCIETY LEADERS CONVENE FOR A TRANSFORMATIVE EDUCATION AGENDA

IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: 14 November 2018 CONTACT: GCE Communications Officer: lerato@campaignforeducation.org EDUCATION CIVIL SOCIETY LEADERS CONVENE FOR A TRANSFORMATIVE EDUCATION ...
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GCE 6th World Assembly:  Media Advisory

GCE 6th World Assembly: Media Advisory

IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: 08 November 2018 CONTACT: GCE Communications Officer: lerato@campaignforeducation.org EDUCATION CIVIL SOCIETY LEADERS CONVENE FOR 6TH WORLD ASSEMBLY ...
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ACEA AND GCE POSITION PAPER ON EDUCATION CRISIS IN YEMEN

ACEA AND GCE POSITION PAPER ON EDUCATION CRISIS IN YEMEN

       Education Needs Immediate and Collaborative Support to Prevent One Whole Generation missing out on Education While the ...
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Global Campaign for Education express serious concerns about a new education financing initiative called Education Outcomes Fund

Global Campaign for Education express serious concerns about a new education financing initiative called Education Outcomes Fund

Immediate Release Date: September 11, 2018 Contact: Lerato Balendran, GCE Communications Officer, lerato[@]campaignforeducation.org Global Campaign for Education express serious concerns ...
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Civil Society demands G20 countries make strong commitments on the Education 2030 Agenda

Civil Society demands G20 countries make strong commitments on the Education 2030 Agenda

Immediate Release Date: September 5, 2018 Contact: Lerato Balendran, GCE Communications Officer lerato[@]campaignforeducation.org Civil Society demands G20 countries make strong ...
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World Bank accepts complaint on its investment in Bridge International Academies

World Bank accepts complaint on its investment in Bridge International Academies

Nairobi/Washington, DC, 7 June 2018) Human rights organisations welcomed the decision by the World Bank’s Compliance Advisor ...
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Global Action Week 2018: We demand that States fulfil their commitments to education!

Global Action Week 2018: We demand that States fulfil their commitments to education!

The Global Action Week for Education (GAWE) embraces the 2018 themeAccountability for SDG4 and the slogan “Keep your promises for ...
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Open letter - 88 organisations urge investors to cease support for Bridge International Academies

Open letter – 88 organisations urge investors to cease support for Bridge International Academies

Today 88 human rights and civil society organisations urge investors of Bridge International Academies to cease support of the multi ...
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Uganda judgement on closure of Bridge International Academies must signal a move towards fulfilling the right to education

Uganda judgement on closure of Bridge International Academies must signal a move towards fulfilling the right to education

On Friday 4th November, the High Court of Uganda in Kampala confirmed that the process followed by the Ugandan Government in ...
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The Fight against Child Labour is the Fight to Ensure Education for All

The Fight against Child Labour is the Fight to Ensure Education for All

Joint statement by Global March Against Child Labour and Global Campaign for Education on the occasion of World Day Against ...
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