28 February 2019
20 March 2019
GBC-Education and INEE hosted a webinar showcasing how business and implementation partners can use the Rapid Education Action (REACT) digital platform to deliver much-needed resources to children caught in conflict. REACT is a matchmaking platform that channels support from businesses – in the form of financial and in-kind contributions, technical expertise, and employee volunteers – to NGOs and other organizations providing educational opportunity in emergency situations.
Click below to watch the webinar recording.
During the webinar, GBC-Education conducted a live demonstration of the REACT digital platform (http://www.now-react.org). Attendees learned how to register for an account and request urgent resources on the website to get matched with and receive support from appropriate private sector organizations.
The demonstration was followed by a panel discussion with:
Panelists shared insights on the importance of partnerships in education in emergencies, lessons learned from navigating the REACT partnership process, and useful tips on how to more effectively work across the sectors to harness meaningful partnership opportunities.