2018: World Assembly VI (Kathmandu)
GCE’s 6th World Assembly took place in Kathmandu, Nepal, 16-18 November 2018. 300 participants from 100 countries gathered to discuss the future of the movement and develop strategies to defend the right to a free, public, quality education for all.
Campaign and advocacy priorities for the next four years have been discussed and adopted, a new strategic plan is being developed. The Constitution saw a few changes, notably the creation for the first time in the history of the movement of a dedicated Board seat for youth-led organisations. A new Board and President have been elected, signaling a strong will for change and a new direction for the movement. Among the distinguished guests, her excellency Amina J Mohammed, UN Deputy Secretary-General, came to deliver a powerful keynote address.