GMR at the World Economic Forum

Education on the agenda at Davos

Jan. 2010 - The Director of the Global Monitoring Report, Kevin Watkins, made presentations during several sessions decidated to education during the World Economic Forum between 27-29 January 2010. New figures from the Global Monitoring Report also featured strongly in the high-level panel on "Rebuilding Education for the 21st Century" with UNESCO's Director-General Irina Bokova, Queen Rania of Jordan, business and political leaders.

"Lack of education is an unfolding crisis — it is an emergency. We’ve seen how countries have been able to move mountains of money to shore up their economies and only move molehills for education, and that has to change.” - Queen Rania of Jordan

Rebuilding Education for the 21st Century - High-level panel on education

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