Early years matter

2016 – Year in Review

As we come to the end of a tumultuous 2016 there can’t be many people who fail to recognise the historic nature of democratic decisions taken this year. From Brexit to Trump’s election, the rise of populism will continue to be felt for the foreseeable future. For those of us fighting inequality and injustice and who have asked the question over the years ‘just how much inequality can a society take before people figh
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Financing Health and Education: Girls Driving Development

This week, world leaders have gathered in New York for the 70th annual meeting of the United Nations. The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) will see the adoption of the Post-2015 development agenda and the official launch of the Global Goals. Sarah Beeching organised a side event at the UNGA together with The Global Partnership for Education, UNICEF, UNAIDS and The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis. The ev
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Financing health and education: Giving girls and young women a fair chance.

Women across the world are disproportionally affected by poverty and many are deprived access to an education. Sarah Beeching working for the Global Partnership for Education organised an event with the Global Fund to fight AIDS, TB and Malaria at the recent Financing for Sustainable Development Conference in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The panel was made up of Ethiopian Minister of Health, Kesetebirhan Admasu; Eric Poste
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