Quality education is one of the most leveraged investments for catalyzing development, promoting global health and reducing poverty, and universal education is one of the U.N. Millennium Development Goals. Despite significant progress since the goals were created, 132 million children and youth are still out of school today. Experts with the Center for Universal Education, joined by other experts across Brookings, examine the global education architecture, the role of foreign assistance and educational strategies.
Reuters/Omar Sanadiki - A Syrian child inspects a book in the Hussien Zein school in the Damascus suburb of Sahnaya September 14, 2014.
The future of global education: What is the role of non-state actors?
March 5, 2015
On March 5, the Center for Universal Education will host experts from around the world to discuss how non-state actors are engaging in the education sector, particularly in the developing world.
Latin America and the Caribbean
March 4, 2015, Jenny Perlman Robinson
March 3, 2015, Rebecca Winthrop
February 26, 2015, Justin W. van Fleet
February 24, 2015, Lu Mai and Mary Young
February 13, 2015, Emily Gustafsson-Wright, Megan Golden and Sam Aigner-Treworgy
February 10, 2015, Rebecca Winthrop
February 9, 2015, Amanda Glassman
February 2015, Jacques van der Gaag and Vidya Putcha
February 2, 2015, M. Caridad Araujo
January 27, 2015, Harold Alderman
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Director, Center for Universal Education
Senior Fellow, Global Economy and Development
Justin W. van Fleet
Nonresident Fellow, Global Economy and Development, Center for Universal Education
Fellow, Global Economy and Development, Center for Universal Education
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