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Cebu street child story gets UN education envoy’s attention

Jul 13, 2015 - 6:00 PM

Former UK prime minister Gordon Brown says the story of Daniel highlights the great paradox of global education today: more young people want to learn but adults aren t making this possible

WONDER BOY. The young boy studies in deep concentration along one of the sidewalks in Cebu City. Photo from Joyce Torrefranca's Facebook account

Send books not guns, Malala pleads at UN

Sep 26, 2013 - 10:02 AM

Malala: Instead of sending weapons instead of sending tanks to Afghanistan and all these countries which are suffering from terrorism send books

BOOKS, NOT GUNS. Malala Yousafzai speaks at a special event entitled, “Delivering on the Global Education Promise," at the United Nations in New York, 25 September 2013. UN Photo/JC McIlwaine