Education ‘essential to vision of a life of dignity for all,’ says Ban at Norway summit

The Oslo Summit on Education for Development is a chance to reaffirm the human right to education, an opportunity to mobilize political commitment, and “our moment” to galvanize international support for education, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon declared today in Norway, where he has been attending a number of high-level events over the past two days.

2018-04-22T12:08:45-04:0008 Jul 2015|Goal 4: Quality Education, News, Secretary-General|

Global education targets at risk amid surge in out-of-school numbers, says UN report

The number of out-of-school children and adolescents around the world has risen to worrying levels, dealing a potential blow to education targets aimed at achieving universal primary and secondary education, a new United Nations report has warned.

2018-04-22T12:08:53-04:0006 Jul 2015|Goal 4: Quality Education, News|