A symposium series revolving around the theme “Philanthropy in Education: Global Trends, Regional Differences and Diverse Perspectives” launches in November. Cosponsored by NORRAG, the Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi Foundation for Policy Research, and the Open Society Foundations, the series seeks to facilitate greater understanding and collaboration between philanthropic organizations, national policymakers, representatives and academics working in the field of education.
The first symposium will be held November 22 – 24 in Geneva, Switzerland, and is cosponsored by the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva. This will be followed by six symposia in Francophone Africa, India, People’s Republic of China, North America, Anglophone Africa and Brazil and a closing symposium to be held in the United Arab Emirates in May 2019. Learn more about the November symposium here.