Author Archive | Steve Packer


Fit for Purpose

On the 1st of May at ODI a roundtable was organised by ODI and The Education and Development Forum (UKFIET). Thirty specialists from ODI, DFID, the research community, UNESCO and civil society organisations debated whether emerging post 2015 frameworks, as these relate to education, can be defined as being fit for purpose. Attention was given […]

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Education to Fight its Corner for 2015 and Beyond

Two thousand and fifteen approaches. Across multilateral and bilateral agencies, in foundations and research institutions, work is underway to develop new post-2015 frameworks and targets  Will the MDGs be re-shaped and reworked to complete unfinished business? Will poverty reduction continue to provide the focus for global action? Or will sustainable development, human development or economic […]

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