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.
A Day on Community Mobilization for Girls’ Education with First Lady Michelle Obama
December 19, 2014, Rebecca Winthrop
Rebecca Winthrop recaps the Center for Universal Education's event on community mobilization for girls' education. In a call echoed by First Lady Michelle Obama during her key remarks at the event, panelists discussed the critical need to improve quality learning opportunities for girls.
Latin America and the Caribbean
December 19, 2014, Gabriel Zinny and Diego Gorgal
December 2014, Relebohile Moletsane
December 2014, Mayyada Abu Jaber
December 2014, Nima Tshering
December 13, 2014, Fred Dews
December 12, 2014
December 11, 2014, Judith-Ann Walker
December 9, 2014, Khadim Hussain
December 8, 2014, Mayyada Abu Jaber
December 2014, Rebecca Winthrop and Eileen McGivney
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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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