Spain - GIAN Education calls for equality, quality and access to education for all
GIAN-Education held its core group meeting between October 29th and 31st in Madrid and emphasized that 'equality, quality and access' are some of the next global education goals. Keeping the 58 million children who cannot attend school and the 250 million that attend school but are not learning basic skill, they say "aware of our limitations and weaknesses, but convinced of our enormous possibilities and responsibilities, our goal is to strengthen and move forward the building of a global Ignatian network to defend the right to education for all. The group plans to carry out a global awareness campaign in our SJ institutions, design and implement a public advocacy strategy and have a website to connect with interested persons and institutions. Read more...