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Alice Albright opening plenary

Opening Plenary of UKFIET conference 2017 Part 2: Told in Tweets

The challenges of funding education to achieve SDG4 Alice Albright, Global Partnership for Education Globally we face a learning crisis… 130million children can barely read or write, even though they are attending primary school. Without immediate action, without education, people will not be equipped to work and thrive in the 21st century. Hundreds of millions […]

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Opening Plenary of UKFIET conference 2017: Told in Tweets

Redefining new humanism for achieving education for sustainable development Crain Soudien, Human Sciences Research Council, South Africa Crain’s keynote in the opening plenary reflected on the significance of important shifts that have taken place in the broad field of the humanities in the last 20 years on understandings of development. He is particularly interested in […]

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GEMR Report 2017/18

GEMR Report Launch – Accountability in Education

Launch date: Tuesday, 24 October, 2017 The second in the new GEM Report series, the 2017/8 Report, will continue its assessment of progress towards the Sustainable Development Goal on education (SDG 4) and its 10 targets, as well as other related education targets in the SDG agenda. There will be an event Unpacking Accountability, hosted at […]

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2015 Bursary recipients

Conference Bursary Fund

The Forum has been offering bursaries providing assistance with conference attendance since 2005 using generous contributions made initially to the Jeremy Greenland bursary fund and more recently from its own reserves and generous contributions from friends.  To date, almost £50,000 has been provided to recipients from across the globe, all have contributed to the conference […]

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