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1. 4bn pounds for schools in poorest nations

01.01.70

Gordon Brown said finance ministers from the Group of Seven leading economies had agreed to give more money to educate children in some of the poorest countries. Nelson Mandela, the former South African president, will announce the new measure at next month's meeting of African finance and education ministers in Mozambique which Mr Brown will also attend. The UK has pledged 1.4bn pounds for education in the poorest counteries in the three years to 2008-09.

Expert opinion

Halter Marek

02.12.06

Halter Marek
Le College de France
Olivier Giscard dEstaing

02.12.06

Olivier Giscard dEstaing
COPAM, France
Mika Ohbayashi

02.12.06

Mika Ohbayashi
Institute for Sustainable Energy Poliy
Bill Pace

02.12.06

Bill Pace
World Federalist Movement - Institute for Global Policy
Peter I. Hajnal

01.12.06

Peter I. Hajnal
Toronto University, G8 Research Group