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Learning matters – reactions to the World Development Report 2018

In this video, Keith Lewin, Emeritus Professor of International Development and Education at the University of Sussex, and Chair of the UKFIET Board of Trustees, shares his reactions to the World Bank’s World Development Report (WDR) 2018 ‘Learning to Realize Education’s Promise’. Keith starts by welcoming the WDR2018’s focus on education and learning. He makes […]

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Learning Matters and the World Development Report 2018

This blog was written by Keith M Lewin, Chair of the UKFIET Board of Trustees, Emeritus Professor of International Development and Education at the University of Sussex “Learning to Realize Education’s Promise” is the first time the World Bank has devoted an entire 240-page World Development Report (WDR) to education and learning. It is surprising […]

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Students gather on the streets of Santiago to protest for free college education and improvements in primaries and high schools.  GEM Report/Hugo Infante

Anatomy of an #EduCrisis: Whose responsibility?

Summary of UKFIET discussion on World Development Report and Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report This blog was written by Dr Caine Rolleston, UCL Institute of Education, who moderated the event.   On 24th January 2018, UKFIET held a public event in London on the topic of responsibility for the ‘global learning crisis’, with presenters from the […]

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Students gather on the streets of Santiago to protest for free college education and improvements in primaries and high schools.  GEM Report/Hugo Infante

Whose crisis? Taking responsibility for global education

Recommendations for action from the World Development Report 2018 and 2017/8 Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report Wednesday 24th January 2018 10.30am to 1pm Friends House, Euston Road, London, NW1  2BJ Presenters: Deon Filmer and Halsey Rogers, Co-Directors of the World Bank World Development Report 2018 and William C Smith, Senior Policy Analyst from the UNESCO Global […]

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