Global Education & Skills Forum

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15 - 16 March 2015

Atlantis The Palm,
Dubai, U.A.E.

The Global Education & Skills Forum is the leading multi-stakeholder education event bringing together leaders from the Public, Private and Social sectors together to address how we can deliver on the promise of education, equity and employment for all. Apply to attend.

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