In Ukraine as in more than 120 countries Global Campaign for Education organizes a week of campaigning on education (19th – 25th April) to promote accaee to education as a basic human right and to raise public awareness to create the political will for governments and other leaders in the international community to fulfill their promises to provide at least a free, public basic education for all children.
In Ukraine our partners and active supporters are Radijojo - World Children’s Radio Network, Beeline and Charity Fund Leleka, England.
Worldwide the 1GOAL campaign was officially launched in a satellite-linked ceremony led by the 2010 FIFA World Cup host, South Africa President Jacob Zuma, Her Majesty Rania Al-Abdullah, Queen of Jordan, President of Ghana John Atta Mills, UK Prime Minister Gordon Brown, Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, President of Spain, Jan Peter Balkenende, Prime Minister of the Netherlands, Kevin Rudd, Prime Minister of Australia, Hillary Clinton, the US Secretary of State, Ban Ki-Moon, the UN Secretary General and Sepp Blatter, the FIFA President.
Education beats Poverty – and enables people to help themselves. Education is key to breaking the cycle of poverty for families, communities and whole countries.
Contacts in Ukraine 1 GOAL: Lesson for All:
Tel: +38 095 442 8 005
What’s the Global Campaign for Education?
The Global Campaign for Education, founded in 1999, brings together major nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) and teachers’ unions in more than 120 countries. GCE promotes access to education as a basic human right and raises public awareness to create the political will for governments and other leaders in the international community to fulfil their promises to provide at least a free, public basic education for all children. Every April GCE organises a week of campaigning on education called Global Action Week. The focus of this year’s Action Week (19th – 25th April) is 1GOAL: Education for All 20th April www.join1GOAL.org.