External Reports

External Reports consist of research reports (both quantitative and qualitative) in the areas of education and development published by national and international organizations.

The Education Deficit: Failures to Protect and Fulfill the Right to Education in Global Development Agendas

Human Rights Watch2016

Across the world, more than 120 million children and adolescents are absent from class. In recent years, many countries have been part of international and regional political drives to ensure that all children have access and complete education in the countries that lag behind the most.

Global Sustainable Development Report, 2016

Department of Economic and Social Affairs2016

Global Sustainable Development Report, 2016 responds to the mandate from the Rio+20 conference to contribute to strengthening the science policy interface for sustainable development in the context of the High Level Political forum on Sustainable Development.

Education For People And Planet: Creating Sustainable Future For All (Global Education Monitoring Report, 2016)


The 2016 Global Education Monitoring Report (GEM Report) is a comprehensive, in-depth and perspicacious. It establishes that education is at the heart of sustainable development and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), yet it also makes clear just how far away we are from achieving the SDGs.

From Promise To Impact: Ending Malnutrition by 2030 (Global Nutrition Report, 2016)

International Food Policy Research Institute2016

Malnutrition and diet are by far the biggest risk factors for the global burden of disease: every country is facing a serious public health challenge from malnutrition.

Health at a Glance: Asia/Pacific 2016: Measuring Progress towards Universal Health Coverage, OECD

OECD and WHO2016

This fourth edition of Health at a Glance Asia/Pacific presents a set of key indicators of health status, the determinants of health, health care resources and utilisation, health care expenditure and financing and health care quality across 27 Asia-Pacific countries and economies.

Educate All Girls and Boys in South Asia: The Global Out-Of-School Children Initiative

UNICEF South Asia2015

The South Asia Out-of-School Children Initiative (OOSCI) is part of the global initiative launched by UNICEF and the UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS) in 2010.

Income Inequality: The Gap between Rich and Poor OECD Insights


Income inequality is rising. A quarter of a century ago, the average disposable income of the richest 10% in OECD countries was around seven times higher than that of the poorest 10%; today, itメs around 9ᄑ times higher.

Fixing the Broken Promise of Education For All: Findings from the Global Initiative on Out-Of-School Children

UNESCO Institute for Statistics2015

The Global Initiative on Out-of-School Children (OOSCI) was launched in 2010 by UNICEF and the UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS).

Rethinking Education: Towards a Global Common Good


The publication contributes to rethinking education and learning in this context. It builds on one of UNESCOメs main tasks as a global observatory of social transformation with the objective of stimulating public policy debate.

UNESCO Science Report: Towards 2030


In 2015, the United Nations General Assembly took a historic and visionary step with the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. For the first time at this level, the role of science, technology and innovation has been explicitly recognized as a vital driver of sustainability.