The United Kingdom will host the world’s largest gathering of education and skills ministers from January 21‑24, 2018.
The Working Group on Books and Learning Material (WGBLM), within the Association for the Development of Education in Africa, is organizing a regional workshop in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, from January 22-25 to address the shortage of reading materials in mother tongues.
On Wednesday, January 24, Commissioner and GPE Chair Julia Gillard will discuss momentum and opportunities ahead of the Global Partnership for Education's Financing Conference in Dakar.
GPE will co-organize with the African Union Commission Department for Human Resources, Science and Technology, and ONE Campaign, the first ever high-level panel on education financing in Africa at the AU Summit.
The Global Partnership for Education Financing Conference takes place in Dakar, co-hosted by Presidents Macky Sall (Senegal) and Emmanuel Macron (France).