Pauline Rose

Poverty & Development

Schooling for millions of children jeopardised by reductions in aid

Just when a final push is needed to achieve universal primary education by 2015, G8 donors are reducing aid.

Poverty & Development

The world's poorest children are paying a high price for scholarships

When donating aid, donor countries should prioritise basic rather than higher education.

Poverty & Development

Education needs a Bill Gates

Global education needs a strong philanthropist leader like Bill Gates to avoid stagnation and decline.


Spain's austerity measures will leave children out of school

By the end of 2016, Spain plans to cut back its aid to 29 of the 50 countries that it currently supports.

Poverty & Development

'Education First' must put the marginalised at the centre

There is a need to draw attention to unacceptable levels of education inequality across countries and between groups.