2016 year in review: a big year for education

Watch a video of GPE’s accomplishments over the past 12 months

a girl writes in a classroom in Madagascar. Credit: GPE/Carine Durand

It’s been a big year for education!

The UN marked the first year anniversary of the adoption of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, including goal 4 on “inclusive and equitable quality education for all”.

The International Commission on Financing Global Education Opportunity launched its report and agenda for action to create a “learning generation”.

And at GPE, we have also made some great progress:

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