Secretary-General puts 'Education First' during visit to US capital

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Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks at the meeting of the Steering Committee of the Global Education First Initiative in Washington, DC.

With an estimated 60 million children worldwide out of school, the UN is seeking to make education available to all children.

In Washington, DC, on Thursday, the UN Secretary-General and his Special Envoy for Education strategized with governments and development partners on ways to accelerate progress towards this goal.

Dianne Penn reports.

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