30 Sep '14

News Wanted: pupils to campaign for education for all

A competition is looking for two young people to visit Bangladesh and then spread the word in the UK about the right to schoolingThe search is on for two sparky, committed year-10 pupils who can inspire young people in the UK to campaign for quality education for children around the world. The two students who are chosen will travel to Bangladesh to see progress towards the Global Campaign for Education (GCE) goals.This a crucial year for GCE. Its campaigns include the UN millennium development goal of securing a primary education for every child by 2015. The organisations UK young ambassadors will travel to Bangladesh with the charity ActionAid to see the work that has been done and with 57m children around the world still not in school the barriers that remain. Continue reading...

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