The Women’s Forum for the Economy and Society, founded in 2005, is the world’s leading platform for the discussion of social and economic issues from the perspective of influential women from different geographies and generations. Among their programming are Regional Meetings that focus on bringing in leaders from politics, business, civic society and academia to enrich dialogue about gender and sector representation in particular areas of the world.
Vicky Colbert speaks at Women’s Forum Brazil 2014
Vicky Colbert, 2013 WISE Prize for Education Laureate
Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation, awarded the 2013 WISE Prize for Education to Ms. Vicky Colbert, Founder and Director of Fundación Escuela Nueva, during the Opening Ceremony of the 5th WISE Summit, held in Doha, October 29 - 31, 2013.
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In response to the urgent need for improving learning worldwide, UNESCO’s Institute for Statistics (UIS) and the Center for Universal Education (CUE) at the Brookings Institute have co-convened the Learning Metrics Task Force
Lead the Change Series
Vicky Colbert, founder and director of Fundación Escuela Nueva, was invited to participate in the “Lead the Change” interview series. This series is sponsored by the American Educational Research Association, who says that the aim of these interviews is to feature “renowned education change experts from around the globe,” to “highlight promising research and practice,” and to offer “expert insight on small and large scale educational change.”
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- Vicky Colbert participates in the High Level Strategic Meeting to Accelerate Efforts to Reach Out of School Children in Doha (Qatar)
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