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/Ricardo Moraes - A girl walks along "Graffitti Way" at Prazeres slum in Rio de Janeiro March 24, 2014.
Has Brazil Taken the Right Approach to Education Reforms?
July 23, 2014, Emily Gustafsson-Wright
Emily Gustafsson-Wright discusses Brazil's new National Education Plan, which sets forth 20 goals that the country aims to achieve over the next decade.
Latin America and the Caribbean
July 15, 2014, Jenny Perlman Robinson and Liesbet Steer
June 30, 2014, Maysa Jalbout
June 27, 2014, Justin W. van Fleet
June 26, 2014, Jenny Perlman Robinson and Jenny Alexander
June 25, 2014, Sarah Dryden-Peterson, Elizabeth Adelman, Vidur Chopra and Bethany Mulimbi
June 23, 2014, Rebecca Winthrop and Liesbet Steer
Interview | CCTV
June 23, 2014, Julia Gillard
June 18, 2014, Allison Anderson and Rachel Quint
June 18, 2014, Fred Dews and Elina Saxena
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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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