The #TransformingEducation Summit closes today

The #TransformingEducation Summit closes today

The Summit elevated education to the top of the political agenda – bringing together leaders and youth activists to combat the global education crisis brought about by the pandemic.

Key outcomes include:

🎓The launch of the International Finance Facility for Education (IFFEd) – a multi-billion dollar finance facility for cheap loans to developing countries;

🎓Social impact bonds for education, launched by The Education Outcomes Fund;

🎓Member State Commitments to Action on Foundational Learning, advocated for by UNICEF and The World Bank;

🎓Further commitment to the UNICEF and International Telecommunication Union Giga Initiative to increase digital connectivity in schools;

🎓 A call to expand the international right to education, backed by more than 60 Nobel Peace Prize winners, current and former UN Special Rapporteurs, the former Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, and others.

Contact us to obtain an in-depth analysis of the meeting, commitments made, and follow-up trajectory towards the Future Summit in 2024.

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