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 ambitious new framework will give GPE country partners the set of tools they need to ensure adequate financing to support quality education for all their children
New guidance developed by GPE and the United Nations Girls’ Education Initiative (UNGEI) ] supports practitioners to refresh their knowledge of gender equality, to identify, better understand and...
Photo story: See the impact of a GPE-funded program that, together with funding from other donors, is making a big difference in improving access to early childhood education and its quality in...
In Nicaragua, newly constructed preschools, resembling the outside of a castle, combined with new learning materials and improved teacher training have created a stimulating atmosphere for children,...

Our Latest Blogs

May 26, 2017
GPE Board Chair wraps up a week in Europe advocating for increased financing for global education
May 25, 2017
New guidance developed by GPE and the United Nations Girls’ Education Initiative (UNGEI) ] supports practitioners to refresh their knowledge of...
May 24, 2017
Our demands on teachers are high and so are the stakes: the quality of an education system cannot exceed the quality of its teachers and the quality...