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Global Right to Education

Girls Around The World Stand In Solidarity With The Kidnapped Nigerian Students

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 05.08.2014 | Impact

News of the kidnapping of nearly 300 Nigerian school girls by Islamic extremists has swept the world and inspired outrage, as well as sympathy for the...

Aitzaz's Sacrifice Should Not Be in Vain

Gordon Brown | Posted 03.12.2014 | Impact
Gordon Brown

By standing up to a terrorist, this extraordinary boy saved countless lives and should join the ranks of those whose actions define the word courage. This teenager thought his school important enough to defend and he had an instinctive sense that if the militants were allowed to destroy his school, they were taking away something valuable from his community.

Learning Under the Gun

Zama Coursen-Neff | Posted 01.20.2013 | World
Zama Coursen-Neff

The presence of armed forces at schools and universities can make them legitimate military targets, posing a grave risk to any students and teachers still present.

A Unified Global Moment to Honor Malala Yousafzai

Gordon Brown | Posted 01.06.2013 | Impact
Gordon Brown

Fortunately, Malala is starting on the road to recovery and Malala Day, one month after Malala was left for dead by Taliban assassins, is an opportunity for people everywhere to come together to support the cause that Malala so valiantly represents: a girl's right to education.