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"Global Challenges in Education Today" (GES 2015)

Keynote address of Dr Mmantsetsa Marope, Director of the IBE, during the Google Education Symposium at Google’s California headquarters in Mountain View, California, USA from 9 to 11 November 2015.
The event was attended by 40 education leaders including Ministers, Secretaries of Education and senior officials from Malaysia, India, Brazil, Mexico, Poland, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Thailand and the United States.

"Strengthening leadership at all levels of education is indispensable for the success of Sustainable Development Goal 4 and in order to achieve this goal, technologies must be used to enhance the capacity of education systems to realize high resource efficiency gains while optimally improving education systems’ quality and learning effectiveness."