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APPG discuss the global teacher crisis

APPG discuss the global teacher crisis

On Tuesday 27 November, the APPG met to discuss the role of UK Aid in tackling the global teacher crisis. Five guest speakers from across the education sector gave their views to the group and an audience of policy experts, NGOs and government representatives. First...

APPG Global Education AGM

The APPG on Global Education had its annual general meeting on 12th September 2018. Chair Stephen Twigg MP was re-eected by members, alongside Vice Chair Mike Wood MP and David Linden MP. Lord Low of Dalston was also elected as Vice Chair of the Group. Five other...

Global Learning comes to Parliament

Global Learning comes to Parliament

On 21st May, young leaders from schools across the country, equipped with banners, posters and buckets of enthusiasm joined the APPG on Global Education for an event to celebrate global learning in Parliament. Students had been involved in a variety of projects,...

MPs debate Government response to education inquiry

MPs debate Government response to education inquiry

In a Westminster Hall debate led by International Development Committee Chair Stephen Twigg last Thursday, MPs from all three major political parties discussed the Committee’s inquiry into DFID’s education programmes and the Government’s subsequent response. Stephen...

APPG Panel Event with Julia Gillard & Inaugural Meeting

APPG Panel Event with Julia Gillard & Inaugural Meeting

The APPG organised a panel event in Parliament, with Julia Gillard, Board Chair of the Global Partnership for Education, Chair of the International Development Committee Stephen Twigg, Anna French from the Department for International Development, UNICEF Goodwill...

Send My Friend to School Launch 2017 Campaign

Send My Friend to School Launch 2017 Campaign

The Send My Friend to School campaign has launched its 2017 campaign in Parliament to call on the UK government to support education for the world’s poorest children. The campaign focuses on the global financing crisis as a missing piece of the puzzle for ensuring...