The Palestinian Educational Coalition and the Teacher Creativity Center during the celebration Refat Sabbah as head of the Global Campaign for Education on 24 November. In the City Inn Hotel.Ramallah Palestine
KATHMANDU – A newly elected President Refat Sabbah, the General Secretary of the Arab Coalition for Education for All (ACEA), takes the reins and leads the movement into a transformative, sustainable and just future to ensure strengthened collective efforts that hold governments accountable to free, quality public education worldwide.
“Throughout my life I have been immensely supported by my friends and colleagues, whom I consider as role models and who play a significant part in this growing movement. I will do my utmost best to bring us the just transition we all strive for. I will still need and rely on you all, to advise, guide and to promote the movement throughout your regions and national coalitions. I remain committed to serving you all and propelling the movement to the next level” said Refat Sabbah, President of the Global Campaign for Education.
Voted in on the 17th November at the 6th World Assembly, by an overwhelming majority, Sabbah will provide overall strategic direction for the next four years. Refat Sabbah brings a wealth of knowledge and experience. A lifelong human rights and education activist, he is the General Director and Founder of the Teacher Creativity Centre in Palestine, the Chair of the Arab Network for Civic Education (ANHRE), and served on the board of GCE since 2015. Refat also founded ACEA, which represents eleven national and three regional education coalitions across the Arabic-speaking world