250 million children are struggling to achieve a basic
education. We work together, for them.

The Basic Education Coalition (BEC) is a group of leading US-based organizations and academic institutions working together to promote global peace and prosperity through education. By leveraging our collective technical expertise and combining advocacy efforts, BEC members raise a unified voice to ensure US policy makers support and strengthen education for the developing world. 


Celebration of progress in international education & READ Act

On Wednesday, November 1st, at 5:30pm, over 150 representatives from NGO’s, USAID, Congress, and the Administration gathered to celebrate passage of the bipartisan Reinforcing Education Accountability in Development Act (HR 601). Read more

On Wednesday, November 1st, at 5:30pm, over 150 representatives from NGO’s, USAID, Congress, and the Administration gathered to celebrate passage of the bipartisan Reinforcing Education Accountability in Development Act (HR 601).

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Basic Ed Policy Update

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Find out how our members effect real change on the BEC Blog and Impact page. 

We build support to achieve lasting impact through
education assistance.

 

Check out our photo gallery of Coalition members in action!