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Disability and education

Global Education APPG – Quality Inclusive Education for Children with Disabilities

January 29th, 2019

To achieve Sustainable Development Goal 4 on leaving no one behind in education, children with disabilities must benefit from quality education without discrimination or exclusion.

Committee Room 20, House of Commons, London, UK 

Previous Events

Coal Harbour - Vancouver, BC

Event: Fourth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research

November 14th, 2016 to November 18th, 2016

The Fourth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research takes place in Vancouver from 14 to 18 November 2016.

The overarching theme of the symposium is: Resilient and responsive health systems for a changing world.

View schedule and download the Symposium Programme



Event: Lessons from a decade’s research on poverty

March 16th, 2016 to March 18th, 2016

As the global development community transitions into a new era for development, the ‘Lessons from a Decade’s Research on Poverty: Innovation, Engagement and Impact’ conference from 16-18 March in Pretoria, South Africa highlighted the full breadth of research carried out during the lifetime of the Joint Fund for Poverty Alleviation Research.

Event: The Impact Initiative at the Comparative and International Education Societies Conference

March 6th, 2016 to March 10th, 2016

The Impact Initiative featured at the 60th Conference of the Comparative and International Education Societies (CIES).

Vancouver, Canada

Event: Establishing a dialogue on disability for higher impact

February 29th, 2016 to March 1st, 2016

Through the Impact Initiative, a group of ESRC-DFID supported research teams—all of which shared the theme of disabilities in their research—met on 29 February and March 1, to better understand and strengthen the impact of their research on policy and practice.

The Faculty of Education

The REAL Centre

Cambridge University