Tag Archives: Post-2015 Education Goals

What’s Missing from the Education SDG Debate?

By David Levesque.  Independent Education Consultant So much fine sounding rhetoric, but no sense of prioritisation in an age of limited resources. The texts so far read like UN rights declarations. So much is needed, all areas are equally important, … Continue reading

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The World Education Forum (WEF) at Incheon: What Reflections, Memories, Legacy?

By Kenneth King, Editor NORRAG News. It’s almost exactly a month since Incheon, and it’s perhaps appropriate to consider what is the enduring legacy from this huge investment of time, thought and resources, especially by South Korea but also UNESCO. … Continue reading

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Why the World Needs a Global Fund for Education

By Chandrika Bahadur and Guido Schmidt-Traub, Sustainable Development Solutions Network, Paris and New Dehli. A high-quality education is the human right of every child. This right is enshrined in the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights and forms the center … Continue reading

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Building Consensus towards an Indicator Framework to Monitor Education Beyond 2015

By Albert Motivans, UNESCO Institute for Statistics. A proposal for thematic indicators presented at the World Education Forum At the World Education Forum (WEF) recently held in Incheon, Korea, the global education community came together to discuss goals and targets … Continue reading

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Global Governance of the Draft SDG Education Goal and its Targets: Critical Challenges for both North and South

By Kenneth King, Editor NORRAG News. Under the above title, NORRAG, in association with the Campaign for Popular Education (CAMPE) in Bangladesh, and the BRAC Institute of Educational Development, put on a Side Event on the 20th May at the … Continue reading

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World Education Forum: Songdo Takeaways

By NORRAG. The World Education Forum is currently taking place in Songdo, Incheon – Korea. Below are a few takeaways from Day 1. Results based financing and implications for post-2015 education indicators Jim Yong Kim, the President of the World … Continue reading

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In Search of Sustainable TVSD Financing: It’s Not (Only) About the Money, Money Money

Robert Palmer, NORRAG Technical and vocational skills development (TVSD) spans many domains; in many countries it exists in schools and institutes under the authority of multiple ministries, including of course the ministry of education and ministry of labour; it exists … Continue reading

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