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

72 million more children were in primary school in 2015 in GPE partner countries compared to 2002
72 million
more children
were in primary school in 2015 in GPE partner countries compared to 2002
65% of GPE partner countries with data showed improved learning results between 2000 and 2015
65%
of GPE partner countries
with data showed improved learning results between 2000 and 2015
64% of GPE partner countries had as many girls as boys completing primary school in 2015
64%
of GPE partner countries
had as many girls as boys completing primary school in 2015
US$2.3 billion in GPE grants have been allocated to partner countries affected by fragility and conflict since 2003
US$2.3 billion
in GPE grants
have been allocated to partner countries affected by fragility and conflict since 2003

Our Impact

On World Teachers' Day, learn five ways in which GPE partner countries are empowering teachers and equipping them with the necessary skills and resources to teach effectively.
Photo of the week: Meet 18-year-old Bibisharifa Talbizoda from Tajikistan who recently graduated from secondary school and has high hopes to become a professional dressmaker and open her own business...
Through the Early Child Education project, financed by GPE, 100 formal schools and community-based preschools have opened in Cambodia, benefiting more than 125,000 students aged 3-5 years old.
On World Teachers' Day, see how teachers all over the world are shaping the future for millions of children, particularly those that need it the most, and learn more about GPE's work to...

Our Latest Blogs

Students raising hands at the Hidassie School. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Credit: GPE/Midastouch
October 19, 2017
Explore findings of a Young Lives Round Five Survey conducted in Ethiopia, India, Peru and Vietnam, which followed the educational trajectories of 2...
Two teachers at Kamusenene Primary School, Mubende, North Buganda Province. Thanks to the support from the GPE program, the teachers have been trained to develop early grade reading materials, as displayed at the back. Credit: GPE/Fazle Rabbani
October 18, 2017
Building on Uganda’s great progress in increasing the number of children enrolled in school, the GPE-supported program in this country now aims to...
Children play on their 'car' in the 'street', Liberia. Credit: GPE/Kelley Lynch
October 17, 2017
Explore a compilation of 5 blog posts we have published on the intricate links between education and poverty.