Education in Conflict and Emergency Situations Roundtable Series

Staff: Gene B. Sperling, Senior Fellow for Economic Policy and Director of the Center for Universal Education
September 1, 2007 - Present

This roundtable series focuses on the challenge of funding and managing education in emergency and conflict situations.

Meetings

Roundtable Meeting

Education for Children of Conflict Roundtable Series: Iraq, Education, and Children of Conflict

Panelists:

Safaa El-Kogali, Senior Economist, Human Development Department, Middle East and North Africa Region, The World Bank, Angelina Jolie, Co-Chair, Education Partnership for Children of Conflict, Jolie-Pitt Foundation, George E. Rupp, Member, Commission on Iraqi Refugees, International Rescue Committee, International Rescue Committee

Presider:

Gene B. Sperling, Director, Center for Universal Education, Council on Foreign Relations
April 8, 2008

This meeting is on the record.

Roundtable Meeting

Education for Children of Conflict Roundtable Series: Education Strategies for Children of Conflict

Speakers:

Allison Anderson, Director, Inter-Agency Network for Education in Emergencies, Lyndsay Bird, Education Advisor for Fragile States, Save the Children, UK, Janice Dolan, Education Advisor, Save the Children, UK, Yolande Miller-Grandvaux, Senior Education Advisor, US Agency for International Development, Gene B. Sperling, Director, Center for Universal Education, Council on Foreign Relations, Deirdre Watson, Education Advisor, Department for International Development, UK, Rebecca Winthrop, Senior Education Technical Advisor, International Rescue Committee
March 11, 2008

This meeting is not for attribution.