Issue 771, 19 June 2018: KEEP UP YOUR PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE! More articles are available:

Quote of the Day

“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn”

– Benjamin Franklin


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Impact Bonds and Outcome Funds: Are They a Solution to the Global Learning Crisis?


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Here is an interesting digital library for learners with reading difficulties


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Did you know? There are just as many boys out of school as girls


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Pakistan: Out of school children biggest problem of Balochistan


Balochistan is a blessed province with numerous natural resources. It is the richest province of Pakistan with the lowest population of all... Continue reading >

Infographic: How Blockchain can disrupt the future of education


Blockchain could enable smart contract curricula, boost content sharing, and more... Continue reading >

Job Opportunity!  NEW!!!

1) Title: Senior Education Programme Specialist

2) Organization: Swedish Committee for Afghanistan

3) Location: Kabul, Afghanistan

4) Application Date: 5 August 2018

What’s up! 

1) Title: IIEP (UNESCO) Strategic Debate: It takes a village – and technology – to educate a child

2) Location: Paris, France

3) Date: 25 July 2018


News Flash is sent to you by the Lifelong Learning and Literacy Team, Educational Innovation and Skills Development, UNESCO Bangkok, 920 Sukhumvit Rd., 10110, Phra Khanong, Khlong Toei, Thailand with generous support of Educate a Child (EAC)