The urgency of the 1,000-day countdown is doing exactly what we hoped: pressuring world leaders and businesses to sit up, take notice, and — most importantly — take action.
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Some of the most important voices — including youth leaders, more than 250 members of civil society organizations, the United Nations Global Education First Initiative, Global Partnership for Education, World Bank, and USAID, just to name a few, were at the table for a series of events in Washington, D.C. — including one at the White House — where global education was at the top of the agenda. Now that we have the ear of these influential leaders, it’s time to keep pushing and build upon the work we have started. Read more here.