Global Partnership for Education

Since 2002, GPE partners have achieved remarkable results and helped millions more children enroll in school for a quality education.

64 million
more children
were in primary school in 2014 in GPE partner countries compared to 2002
78%
of primary teachers
received pre- or in-service training in GPE partner developing countries in 2014
36
GPE partner countries
have achieved gender parity in primary school completion or have more girls than boys completing primary school
US$4.6 billion
in grants
have been allocated to education by GPE since 2003

Our Impact

The GPE Focal Point at the Ministry of Education in Chad, writes about how accelerated funding and support for refugee and displaced populations in the Lake Chad region has made a difference
12-year-old Zinah lives in Soanafindra, a village in the region of Antananarivo, Madagascar. In 2012, a tornado destroyed her school. Thanks to the support of GPE, she is now back in school....
1,696 secondary schools in Tanzania will receive laboratory equipment and 213 special needs schools will benefit from learning and teaching materials, in an effort to improve the teaching of science...
Despite a humanitarian crisis and an economy in tailspin, about 90% of Yemen's schools are open, with the government trying to continue the education of over 5 million children and youth, 73% of...

Our Latest Blogs

GPE CEO Alice Albright participates in Mozambique's 2016 Joint Sector Review.
June 28, 2017
Joint sector reviews (JSRs) have emerged as an important forum for coordinating education stakeholders, enabling data gathering for sector...
June 28, 2017
Follow live: High-Level Event on Education in partnership with key SDG 4 stakeholders to drive a new push for inclusive and equitable quality...
A student answering a question at EPP ANOSISOA school in Madagascar Credit: GPE/Carine Durand
June 27, 2017
Today a new report on the Economic Impacts of Child Marriage is launched by the World Bank and the International Center on Research for Women (ICRW...