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
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
US$2.3 billion
in GPE grants
have been allocated to partner countries affected by fragility and conflict since 2003

Our Impact

Scholarships help girls in Niger who live too far from secondary school to find host families and continue to go to school
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...
The Tim Hines School in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, illustrates the positive impact a school can have on the local community. With the new national education sector plan, supported by a GPE grant,...
Photo of the week: For Aishetu Mahmoudu Hama, attending primary school came with many challenges. She was one of only a handful of students studying in a tiny spartanly equipped classroom. Despite...

Our Latest Blogs

October 20, 2017
Photo of the week: 28-year-old English teacher, Rashida Ibrahim, is committed to contributing to the development of her country by providing...
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...
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...