Tag: global campaign for education

26 June 2014 | Al Kinley

If all students in low income countries left school with basic reading skills, 171 million people could be lifted out of poverty.  It’s a startling fact, and one that demonstrates the importance of getting children in the world’s poorest countries into school and learning

15 April 2010 | Nancy Holden

Over the last month the W8 have visited Canada, France, the UK, the Netherlands, Brussels and Spain bringing the voices of their communities and the need to meet the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), to a global audience.

29 April 2009 | Katie Malouf Bous

I’m writing this from a windowless room in the IMF basement where our Oxfam team has been camped out for almost a week covering the World Bank and International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings. You can really lose your perspective down here, away from the sunlight and the bustling streets of Washington. So we keep reminding each other to get outside to enjoy a few minutes of spring sunshine every once in a while to stay grounded.

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