The Hon Tanya Plibersek MP
Deputy Leader of the Opposition
Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Development
The Hon Kate Ellis MP
Shadow Minister for Education
Shadow Minister for Early Childhood
Former Prime Minister Julia Gillard appointed Chair of the Global Partnership for Education
11 FEBRUARY 2014
The Labor Opposition congratulates former Prime Minister Julia Gillard on her appointment as Chair of the Global Partnership for Education.
As a global leader in education for years now, Julia Gillard is the perfect choice for this important international role.
During her time as Prime Minister, and Education Minister, Julia Gillard drove the biggest reforms to Australian education in a generation. And now the international community will benefit from her leadership and passion for improving educational opportunities for all.
The Global Partnership for Education is an international organisation focused on supporting school education in developing countries.