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

Video of the week: Fifth grade teacher Fidèle puts into practice new skills to improve the learning environment in schools
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 of the week: Civil society organizations, often supported by GPE's Civil Society Education Fund, play a key role in ensuring governments are held accountable for their domestic financing...
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

Our Latest Blogs

May 29, 2017
Of the 65 GPE partner countries, 28 are affected by some sort of conflict or fragility and are home to 63% of the world’s forcibly displaced children...
Julia Gillard in a meeting in Brussels, Belgium with Deputy Prime Minister Alexander De Croo. Credit: Ministry of Development Cooperation/Belgium
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...