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 new education sector plan being developed by the government of Zanzibar aims to expand early childhood education around the country
The Government of Nicaragua sees investing in early childhood education as a high priority.Quality preschool better prepares children for primary school and helps them to learn more and better.
The global initiative on out-of-school children, a joint UIS and UNICEF project supported by a GPE grant, helped more than 70 countries develop and apply an innovative methodology to better identify...
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...

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...